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Suggest treatment for severe thrombocytopenia

My child who is 4 years old is suffering from severe thrombocytopenia. Her platelet count is only 4. Red spots/rashed have developed in her skin on nect, below legs and tiny spots in whole body including ears, inside mouth. Please advise the treatment, food to increase platelet count
Mon, 4 May 2015
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Hi please immediately get admitted for observation as he may bleed also, if severe thrombocytopenia persists and are also associated with rashes and petechiae means needs evaluation for the cause- INFECTION/IMMUNOLOGICALLY RELATED
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