A 34-year-old female asked:
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Hi doctor I'm pregnant ,34 week my platelet in the blood getting 90 . Is it dangerous fir me or baby?

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Dr. Christian Schultheis
23 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
No: You should have your CBC checked weekly. It also depends on your anesthesiology departments platelet comfort level. Usually if the platelet count is above 75,000 most anesthesiologists will do an epidural. I would suggest seeing a hematologist. Hope this helps.
Answered on Apr 16, 2015
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