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Can a cold or stomach virus cause a low platelet count?

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Dr. Kelty Baker
Internal Medicine - Hematology
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In brief: Thrombocytopenia

Several different type of viruses can cause low platelet counts (thrombocytopenia).
If your platelet count doesn't improve after the viral infection has resolved you will need to see a hematologist for further evaluation.

In brief: Thrombocytopenia

Several different type of viruses can cause low platelet counts (thrombocytopenia).
If your platelet count doesn't improve after the viral infection has resolved you will need to see a hematologist for further evaluation.
Dr. Kelty Baker
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