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is a platelet count of 451 too high?

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Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
No: Near the upper limit of normal in many labs. No concern unless there is more going on than just the lab.
Answered on Jan 20, 2019
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Higher than normal: Your count is higher than normal. Iron deficiency often is associated with high platelet counts. What are the results of rest of blood count test?
Answered on Nov 9, 2018
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