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Does Your Platelet Count Normalize After Pregnancy
Yes: Pregnancy-induced thrombocytopenia (low platelets in pregnancy) will generally resolve in the first few days to weeks after delivery. There are other causes of low platelets that may need to be addressed depending on how low the platelet count gets as well as how fast it may or may not rebound. It also depends on your general health. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If you're pregnant or planning to get pregnant, there are many things you can do to give your baby a healthy start: Regular prenatal visits along with laboratory testing, ultrasounds, prenatal vitamins and immunizations (like the flu shot and whopping cough booster). Now's the time to eat healthy, stay hydrated, and ...Read more
Multiple causes: One condition associated with low platelets in pregnancy is called "gestational thrombocytopenia". This is typically a condition that manifests itself in the third trimester of pregnancy. Other more serious conditions that lower platelets are itp (idiopathic thrombocytopenia purpura), and hellp syndrome. ...Read more
I have high platelet count. I have been refused care by my pcp due to pregnancy. My question, are there any issues i need to worry about with higplate?
How high?: The most common cause of a somewhat-high platelet count is iron deficiency. If you are iron deficient now, you need to address this at once, especially since you're going to be a mother. Cause (dietary, blood loss monthly or from other source) needs to be found. If the count is high enough to warrant a hematology referral, it can be done while you're pregnant. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If platelet count fluctuate in daily routine..One day it is 69000..After few days it's 14000and after few days it is again 75000and it continues .?
The obvious: Question is why is it being checked so frequently? Lab variation looks like the main issue -- i think of clumping when it is slightly low and all over the place. ...Read more
My platelet count is 2 lac but when i took another test after one week its become 75000. What could be the reason?
My six month baby had a platelet count 450thou/ul, we repeated CBC after a month and got the answer 485thou/ul, didn't have cold, should we worry?
Hello,,my father is suffering from low platelet count, earlier we had CBC test platelet count was 108000,but soon after 3 days it got down to 82000?
Still safe : Many things cause low platelets. This includes medications, autoimmune problems, a large spleen, or problems with the bone marrow. Without more information, I can't tell you what might be wrong with your dad. But I can tell you he is not at risk of bleeding unless his platelets fall below 20,000. With more than 80,000, he is safe. I hope his doctors figure this out soon! ...Read more
Platelet count is also known as Platelets. Less than 140 thousand, is low clinical concerns until it falls below 50 thousand include high risk of bleeding. Plt count over 440 thousand is high and can be associated with increased risk of both clotting and bleeding when it ...Read more
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