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i had petechiae before, about 7 years ago, i needed to be hospitalized and i got immune globulin transfusions. i think i might have it again.

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Dr. Dean Giannone
Internal Medicine 25 years experience
Platelets?: Was this diagnosed as a platelet issue or a vasculitis last time? What was your diagnosis? Regardless, you should be treated right away. I’d advise you present to the ED and describe your past experience with these petechaie, including any diagnosis that was given at the time.

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