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low platelet count gilberts syndrome

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Le Wang
Dr. Le Wang answered
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends: Depends on how low of your platelet. nl 150 -450,000. If

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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
?ITP: It could be idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpure (ITP},but if you taking any medication it could be secondary side effect of medication , so you should ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mehdi Moezi
30 years experience Medical Oncology
not per se: No unless there is another condition going on that has caused low platelets and may cause fatigue as well. Repeat CBC and see your doctor for discussi ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Unanswerable: Hi. There are so many different medications that your question is unanswerable. You failed to include this vital information. What medication are spec ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Le Wang
Dr. Le Wang answered
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Low platelet: Yes. 1/3 iron def cause low platelet. 1/3 cause high platelet. Nobody knows why.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Yes, it is possible: It depends on how low your platelet count is. Ptechiae ( tiny red dot on the skin ) usually occurs when your platelet goes down significantly low- b ... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ravi Nerella
23 years experience Hospital-based practice
Not necessarily : There are several components in blood tests. The various components vary in ranges due many causes. Just because one component is low does not necessa ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Le Wang
Dr. Le Wang answered
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Suggestion: Platelet number has a wide range (150 - 450,000). But I suggest you to follow your PCP for the stability of your platelet. If keep dropping or persist ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ann McKane
22 years experience pathology
Vitamins, EtOH, et a: An elevated MCV (mean reb blood cell size) is usually related to deficiency of vit B12 and/or folate (folic acid). Low platelet count may indicate dru ... Read More
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A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Rhoades
47 years experience Family Medicine
Below: Platelet count decreased is found among people who take Avodart, (dutasteride) especially for people who are 60+ old, have been taking the drug for 6 ... Read More
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