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High platelets and longer clotting clotting time? is that a bad liver problem?

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Dr. Nayan Shah
Gastroenterology 68 years experience
Probably no.: Liver problem usually decrease platelet count but causes prolonged clotting or bleeding time.Elevated platelets and clotting time could suggest some kind of blood disorder.

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Last updated Jun 24, 2015

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