Thrombocytopenia

What is Thrombocytopenia?

It is the reduced number of thrombocytes (platelets) in the blood.They are reduced due to defects in bone marrow or destruction.

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I am adopting a baby from China, and I have been matched with a baby that has the following symptoms with no clear diagnosis. Thrombocytopenia,...

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Hi,

Thank you for your query on Healthcare Magic.

Thrombocytopenia is a condition with low platelet count in peripheral blood.

The causes of...

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does thrombocytopenia cause confusion?

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Brief Answer:
thrombocytopenia itself would not cause symptoms

Detailed Answer:
HI, thanks for using healthcare magic

Thrombocytopenia itself would...

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hi doctor.my father is suffering from hepatorenal syndrome.he is having ascites,edema.he is also a diabetic patient with thrombocytopenia.his...

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Hi, I have gone through your query and understand your concern.

For hepatorenal syndrome and ascites, he must avoid salt intake to about 2-3g/day....

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