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Does thrombocytopenia occur in all cases of pre-leukemia or leukemia?
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Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
The effect on the blood counts such as the white blood cells, red blood cells and platelets can be variable.
The platelets can be low (thrombocytopenia) for these disorders but in some patients it can be normal.

In brief: No
The effect on the blood counts such as the white blood cells, red blood cells and platelets can be variable.
The platelets can be low (thrombocytopenia) for these disorders but in some patients it can be normal.
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
In brief: No.
Some leukemias, e.
In brief: No.
Some leukemias, e.
g. Chronic myelogenous leukemia may have elevated platelet count.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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