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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
How do you feel?: The high mov is almost certainly nothing. Lab ranges are set so that a few percent of healthies fall outside on either end. If the wbcs look normal I ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Magdy Shaaban
41 years experience Hematology and Oncology
MPV: Mean Platelet Volume. this tells us the average size of the platelet. In cases of Low platelet count in ITP the MPV is usually high . we blieve that M ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Cohenuram
21 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Low platelets: High mpv still suggests compensatory response as opposed to decreased production in setting of eating disorder and possible injury to liver parenchyma ... Read More
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Dr. Kevin Passer
35 years experience Child Psychiatry
Bad things: It can mean that the body is not functioning properly, in that the bone marrow is being suppressed and the normal way in which blood cells and platele ... Read More
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A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
23 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Thrombocytopenia: you have moderate thrombocytopenia- or low platelet. go to see doctor to find the cause. platelet can be low due to many different things from infecti ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Why the tests?: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Bahman Omrani
17 years experience Pain Management
Unlikely : Since the platelet count is normal, a low mpv of this degree does not mean much. Clinical correlation is recommended.
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A female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Lab data: Without a clinical history and exam, lab data seldom has significance. This may mean nothing at all. Discuss with the doctor who ordered the testing ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
This is adequate cou: Platelet counts will fluctuate between 150, 000 to 300, 000. If your count is over 150, 000, it is normal. Surgery can be done safely(if necessary) as ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
23 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Low wbc: No big problem- except for low white blood cell. What is your neutrophils count and what is your mcv? There are different things that can cause low wh ... Read More
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Ask your physician: You may have one of the usually-not-very-serious illnesses in the polycythemia Vera/ essential thrombocytopenia family. More test may be in order

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