A 66-year-old female asked:
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i might have itp due to low platelet count of 62 and high c-reactive protein of 2.51 and obamacare. what should i ask on my first hematologist consult?

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Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
The doctor will guid: Let your doctor follow the normal routine of History of your problem/illness and do a physical examination. He/she will do a CBC abd compare the platelets counts from tests done in the past to the present time. Once the diagnosis is established, it is then that you can ask questions that make sense to you. Most often it is about Prognosis and treatment or close follow up to keep track of yr plate
Answered on Jul 15, 2018
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