A 44-year-old female asked:
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i have been on winrho for almost 6 years. and my platelets are still low. does this mean that i could have cancer.

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Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
No speak to hemotolo: You are taking winrho sdf which is Immune Globulin for immune thrombocytopenic purpura itp , any one who is administrating this medication is an expert, your doctor is an expert , it appears your condition is under control, please speak to your doctor will explain and alleviate your fear.
Answered on Jun 25, 2014
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Dr. Edward Gold
43 years experience Internal Medicine
No: ITP is unrelated to cancer. However there are other causes of low platelets and you should speak with your doctor
Answered on Jun 10, 2014
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