To be honest there are so many reasons why your platelet count can be low. See this website for information it is the platelet disorder support association http://www.itppeople.com/lowplate.htm
Depending on the reason and how low the platelets are then you may need a transfusion of platelets. Your platelet count should be 200-400 thousand.
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