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... The platelet count is the number of platelets in the blood. Highs and lows can both point to abnormal conditions of excess bleeding or clotting. I had high platelets with my iron deficiency anemia, very common. ... (1 replies)
... My platelets have always been a little high but I never knew why. I was also DX with anemia last year and I too have Hashi's. I am now wondering if the platelets that were high before the anemia could be related to Celiac. I do have a lab for this test on my counter so I will be finding out soon. ... (5 replies)
Low platelets
Apr 9, 2008
... that may bump you high enough that you'd be ok for 6 months or so. EVeryone's mileage varies wiht IVIG. ... (27 replies)

... I have hemolytic anemia and ITP. They watch my hemoglobin counts and platelet counts. I have chronic joint pain. ... (4 replies)
Low platelets
Nov 5, 2007
... ponsive to treatment. There are many different treatments for it, and often, people don't even have to do anything about a low count. Sometimes people with fewer platelets have bigger platelets, so they can do fine with less. ... (27 replies)
Myelodysplasia
Jan 20, 2007
... I'm male and 68 and was diagnosed in Dec, 2006 with MDS (refractory anemia and ringed sideroblasts). I have anemia and slightly high platelets 400-500k range. Life expectancy depends on whether you are over or under 60 and which of the 8 subtypes you have of this disease. Go to the American Cancer Society website at www. cancer.org. They have the life expectancies broken... (5 replies)
... My platelets are always high due to a simple iron deficiency. I've been up to 700,000. My drs have never been concerned about it. ... (8 replies)
Platelets/high
Mar 29, 2006
... sound like quite a long time to wait but maybe that is how long it takes to see if the medication is working or not. You said you have anemia, do you also have a high platelet count? ... (13 replies)
Platelets/high
Mar 27, 2006
... hi i am new to this site and am having a hard time trusting my dr. He tells me that everyone who had a gastric y bypass has anemia and mine whent from 12 to 11 to 6.2 in 3 months. I feel very tired and have had ear infections and headaches and just all around shot. ... (13 replies)
Platelets ?
Nov 9, 2005
... periods in and of themselves won't cause platelets to be high. It's when they are heavy or too frequent and lead to anemia that your platelet counts may riseas a result. Monthly cycles can really drain your iron stores which in turn can lead to anemia. ... (3 replies)
PTT level high.
Aug 24, 2005
... If your periods are heavy and you're becoming anemic as a result a rise in platelets generally follows. I couldn't tell you why. I just know that for those of us who suffer from Iron Deficiency Anemia the platelet counts tend to be above range. ... (2 replies)
... Just to let you know that after having a spleenectomy your husband will always have a high platelet count. The spleen is what removes the platelets from the body. A week after having my spleen removed I got an ear infection and had to go the to ER. It wasn't the same hospital that did the spleenectomy. ... (112 replies)
... I have had Ankylosing Spondylitis for about four years now, and I have been having High Platlet counts... 400,000 600,000 and recently 800,000... Where is the link between arthritis and High Blood platlet counts? ... (198 replies)
... The weird thing is my platelets are High and have always been high. So, that is what is so weird about bruising since bruising is usually because of decreased platelets. ... (3 replies)
Blood results
Mar 14, 2011
... low HGB, MCHC, and high RDW. I read that this could be anemia but with a raised heartrate can it be anything else? ... (3 replies)
... Isn't it great how the tiniest little abnormality in your blood results make you freak out? Because that's totally what I'm doing in general. I went from having absolutely normal labs to having lots of little things that make me go "Meep?!" But the good news is, I'm pretty sure I'm not dying. :D Anyway, my hematology panels are concerning to me. I've noticed a slow... (1 replies)
... iron deficiency anemia. It takes years to deplete the iron stores, ferritin. This can cause the platelets to rise, mine were 462 when I was anemic. ... (1 replies)
... if my platelets are high, my red cells are down, because I also have hemolytic anemia, which is a whole other headache, much worse for me than my plateles. ... (9 replies)
... platelet transfusions just don't work for us ITPers. What happens when we get platelets is that our immune systems just rev up and have more to eat. ... (9 replies)
... I have been on and off Pred for ITP and Hemolytic anemia for years. Being on Prednisone is horrible and tapering off it is even worse. What is your count? ... (8 replies)




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