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Probably not: The two results that you are referring to are in the upper range of normal. If all other results are within range, they should probably be considered normal as well. If, however, these results are part of other abnormal tests, you should discuss with your physician in order to look at the entire picture. ...Read more
Platelet count: In an adult, a normal count is about 150, 000 to 450, 000 platelets per microliter of blood.If platelet levels fall below 20, 000 per microliter, spontaneous bleeding may occur and is considered a life-threatening risk. Patients who have a bone marrow disease, such as leukemia or another cancer in the bone marrow, often experience excessive bleeding. ...Read more
My neu% 67.2, baso% 1.2, platelet normal range of 245 but mpv is low of 6.2. Doing holter monitor for palpitations. What could it be?
Range of normals: Platelet volume reference range is the range in size of platelets in a normal population of people. A "reference range" is also called the "range of normal" or "normal limits", indicating that if you are in that "range, " you are presumed also to be normal. Certain diseases are associated with large platelets (itp, or myeloproliferative disorders), and some with small platelets (iron deficiency). ...Read more
CBC normal except for RBC. normal up to 5.8. Many years I alternate from 5.7 to 5.9. HGB, HCT, Platelets always normal range. is this a problem?
No: Having a RBC count at the upper end of normal is not a problem especially if it has remained stable. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more
In Blood CP test report of my wife, Platelets are below normal range i.e 121,000/m3. What could be reason. Suggest precautions. Her age is 30.
Repeat and review: This is below the normal range; however, it is considered only a mild case of low platelets and she is unlikely to have any obvious symptoms from it, nor should she need to worry about spontaneous bleeding. There are many causes of low platelet count. It would be very helpful to know what her last measurement was-this could be normal for her.I would repeat the blood count and do a peripheral smear ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Bloodwork was within normal except platelet count of 411(range 150-400) my PCP appointment is in a month but so afraid of heart/stroke I read on line?
My platelet count is 52000 (itp) . Can i take prednisone or prednisolone to increase platelets count upto normal range.
My platelets count was 128 and recheck( 6wks later again is now 118 . Everything else is within normal range is that a concern?
platelet count: Normal platelet count--varies with the lab--is usually 150, 000 to 450, 000. Though the 128, 000 and later 118, 000 are lower than the stated normal range, they represent safe levels. The other parts of your blood count are important to know in order to understand if they are normal. Sometimes a virus or immune problem may cause a lower platelet count. Your physician may send you to a blood doctor. ...Read more
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