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What causes platelet counts to go down

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Dr. Kakkar S. MD

My 22 month old son came down with what was though to be petechiae from a virus. His CBC drawn 4 ... better. How can he have petechiae with a normal platelet count? I consulted 2 physicians... View answer

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Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

What causes low blood platlets? ... View answer

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Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

said platelet count was going down but dengue was negative. 2-3 tests were conducted but dengue was negative. He doesnt have fever not shivering nor any body pain now but the platelet... View answer

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Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

What does it mean when your platelets go higher and higer? ... View answer

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Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

Hi I have platelette count of 129 in july Platelette count went down to 122 My white blood cell count is normal My Hematocrit is normal What does this usually mean about the... View answer

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Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

I am aged 65 and my platelet count is fluctuating between 40....50,000 for the past 12 years. I got ... supplements. I want to know how I can increase my platelet count. I want to extract one... View answer

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Dr.  JANSONDURAI D MD

My wife is diagnosed with ITP on 23/06/2017. She was admitted in hospital & discharged on 28/06/2017, with a platelet count of 73000. we r doing her CBC test in 1-week regular basis. Her platelets were... View answer

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Dr. Varun Gupta MD

I am 77 years old in relatively good health. Platelets have been in the 140 range for awhile. They were 140 last June, good in September and 127 in December. Seems to go up and down. Should I ... View answer

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Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

My mother is suffering from ITP. Its been 7 months now she is on medication but her platelets ... the medicines and her diet includes healthy food excluding sweet, spices. But why that patelets is going up ... View answer

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Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

My platelets have been going from 112 to 64 back to 96 then down again to 54 then up again to 86 etc..ct on spleen..ok..platelets not clumping..no bruising..monthly blood work being done ... View answer

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Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.  Archana Verma MD

Hi It can be due to trauma, low platelet counts, bleeding tendency, infections etc.

Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

The underlying cause needs to be identified. Bleeding manifestations may occur with such a low platelet count. Please reply with thanks.

Dr. Pratap VGM MD

Dear sir It appears ot might be due to inflammation kr platelet disorder.. get complete blood counts done Thanks