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What does PLT mean in a blood test?

What does PLT mean in a blood test?

Platelets: The platelet count often is abbreviated as plt. The is one important measure of clotting ability. ...Read more

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What does "CBC w/diff and PLT" mean?

What does "CBC w/diff and PLT" mean?

Complete blood count: CBC w/diff and PLT = complete blood count with differential and platelet count. A differential is where you look at all the white cells in your blood and classify them according to type. Platelets are the cells in your blood that help you with normal clotting. ...Read more

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What does it mean if GR, MO#, MCHC, Plt, MPV low?

You may be sick: We can do nothing more with this. HOW low, what the physical findings are, what the smear looked like are all part of the picture. This may well indicate serious illness -- or it may just reflect that reference ranges are set so that several percent of healthies fall outside. ...Read more

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What could these labs mean? Wbc 14.8 rbc 9.4 hgb 11.0 plt 143

That your: Total WBC is a little elevated. Many possibilities without the clinical context hard to be specific. ...Read more

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What does blood test results of 510 PLT mean?

Clotting Factors: This is your platelet count which is the part of the blood that is responsible for clotting and healing wounds. I would probably have it rechecked in a few weeks to make sure it wasn't a lab error and if not you many need additional testing. ...Read more

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I recently had somw blood work done and got the results. Says I have low hgb and high PLT what could this mean?

I recently had somw blood work done and got the results. Says I have low hgb and high PLT what could this mean?

Depends: It depends on how high. Also if only 1 reading, may not be significant. It needs to be repeated but also you need to have a good physical exam done as well. Do not be alarmed by 1 reading. How high were the levels? ...Read more

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What does it mean if blood tests GR is 53.7 low, MO# 0.3 low, MCHC 32.1 low, Plt 122. low, MPV 7.7 low?

I'm not concerned: These are all just very slightly out of the reference ranges, present no health hazard, warn of nothing, and if you're feeling healthy, go home thankful. Thanks for clarifying. ...Read more

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Had blood work done-Extremely tired-achy. Result WBC high and PLTS is 302 with range being 130-450 What does this mean?

Had blood work done-Extremely tired-achy. Result WBC high and PLTS is 302 with range being 130-450 What does this mean?

Normal: Your platelets or PLTS for short are your bodies blood cells that initially help you to form a clot. Your level is normal and within the range of 130-450. That is 302,000! This can be estimated by looking at a slide however most labs use a coulter counter which counts these and other blood elements by passing the blood over a light beam. ...Read more

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What do these high blood test numbers mean? Liver damage: blood test: alp 126 u/l gamma GT 85 u/l plts 454 x10 3/ul

What do these high blood test numbers mean? Liver damage:
blood test:  alp 126 u/l  gamma GT  85 u/l  plts  454  x10  3/ul

Minimal elevation: The liver enzymes are only minimally elevated. The high platelet count may be due to iron deficiency. If you take alcohol, stop using it for three months and repeat the tests. Try taking an iron supplement. ...Read more

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My plt. count now is 129000 .. the lab patologist said that most of my platelets are gaint.. what does this mean? is it dangerous?

Many causes: There are many causes of low platelet counts, but the most common cause of isolated low platelets is either drug toxicity or immune-mediated thrombocytopenia (ITP). The large platelets usually reflect younger platelets and suggest that there is an increased turnover, which is commonly seen in ITP. You should be evaluated by a hematologist. ...Read more

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What might high Cl , MCV , MCH , and low Co2 , RBC, RDW & Plt levels in the blood mean ?

What might high Cl , MCV , MCH , and low Co2 , RBC, RDW & Plt levels in the blood mean ?

Hematology consult: Consult with a Hematologist asap. There are many factors that need to be considered for proper diagnosis and arriving at the answer you deserve. ...Read more

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Does low lymph mean u have aids my blood test said mine was 8low. Wbc is 15.3h plts 142low. Bun 6 low cr 0.48low gluc116 ca7.9 everything else normal.

Does low lymph mean u have aids my blood test said mine was 8low. Wbc is 15.3h plts 142low. Bun 6 low cr 0.48low gluc116 ca7.9 everything else normal.

Maybe infection,,,: From your information, it looks like you've got infection. Your white count is high and that is a very telling sign of infection which could be a complication of your endometriosis. You'd need an aids test and would have other general signs like long standing fever and not necessarily abdominal pain and wouldn't have such a high white count for aids. Best of luck. ...Read more

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20 months old blood chem means?: wbc - 19.7 rbc - 4.73 hgb - 122 hct - 34.9 plt - 282 mcv - 73.8 mch - 25.8 mcht - 350 plt - 282

20 months old blood chem  means?: 
wbc - 19.7

rbc - 4.73

hgb - 122

hct - 34.9

plt - 282

mcv - 73.8

mch - 25.8

mcht - 350

plt - 282

Possible infection: WBC COUNT is high which may be due to infection or white blood cell disorder . Diagnosis cannot be made from few numbers. Check with your doctor. ...Read more

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I have chronic high wbc, high plt, and low ly. I got a CT scan that says borderline lymph nodes in neck(jugular region) at 15 mm what does this mean?

I have chronic high wbc, high plt, and low ly. I got a CT scan that says borderline lymph nodes in neck(jugular region) at 15 mm what does this mean?

Time to be seen: Without further history at this point it is time your primary care providers recommends you see a specialist. A lymph node biopsy may be in order depending on how long this has gone on. While a reactive process is favored, if this has persisted for a long period of time, then a more worrisome diagnosis needs to be considered and ruled out. ...Read more

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Severe cramps last for hrs at 4.5wks, high risk for clotting, elevated plt, on lovenox, (enoxaparin) hcg@148, p4@7. Ob worries abt threatened abortion due to clot-related implantation problem. What does it mean?

Severe cramps last for hrs at 4.5wks, high risk for clotting, elevated plt, on lovenox, (enoxaparin) hcg@148, p4@7. Ob worries abt threatened abortion due to clot-related implantation problem. What does it mean?

Or else: It could mean that due to your risk of clotting that might interfer with the implantation and a failed implantation can miscarriage. Ask your doctor for a more detailed explaination. ...Read more

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Plt number is 151 is this ok?

Plt number is 151 is this ok?

Normal: Platelets are responsible for stoping bleeding . If low ( trombocytopenia) spontaneous bleeding as bruises, petechie, gum bleed, blood in urine..) can occur. Severe ( > 50.000) risk for bleeding to vital organs. Mild decrease of platelets common after viral ilnesses, aspirin use. If doubt LAB test to order . ...Read more