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A 31-year-old female asked:

Is a platelet count of 425 high for a 40 year old men?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
A little bit: Are you maybe becoming iron deficient? This isn't a real cause for concern -- lab reference ranges are set so that several percent of healthy folks fall outside. If your physician isn't concerned, I wouldn't be either.
Dr. Edward Gold
Internal Medicine 44 years experience
No: It is at the upper limit of normal

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