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Please help! what happens when your platelets are low?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology
5 doctors agree

In brief: How low?

Below 50,000 it may be good to get a boost before surgery.
At far lower levels, there's a risk of spontaneous bleeding. You do want to find the cause. Your physician can help.

In brief: How low?

Below 50,000 it may be good to get a boost before surgery.
At far lower levels, there's a risk of spontaneous bleeding. You do want to find the cause. Your physician can help.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Dr. Ed Friedlander
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