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... I used to donate platelets and thought the mroe, the merrier. Was not concerned when the blood donor people told me my count was too high, until I started researching. ... (7 replies)
... Hi Junebug, My platelets are 704. U mentioned Hydroxyurea, but from what I have read on it, it causes leukemia if on it for over 5 years. Once your platelets came down, did they take you off it? ... (198 replies)
... Hi, my name is Jessi and my mom has the same blood problem as you do. ... (1 replies)

... petechial rash, unexplained bruising, mouth blood blisters, nosebleeds, rectal bleeding, heavy menses, etc. ... (1 replies)
Dirty blood
Nov 29, 2006
... The view of my live blood in a microscope has normal red, white, & platelets. A few crystals, maybe uric acid, & many many small pieces of "dirt" floating around. edit;Maybe calcium crystals? The crystals are much larger that the "dirt" but smaller than the RBC. The size of the dirt is about 1/1000th of a RBC & about a 100 for each RBC. They look like pieces of sand... (1 replies)
Platelets/high
Mar 29, 2006
... Hi! Platelets are the tiniest parts of blood, and in a CBC they are a part of the red blood cell count. Someone once described them to me like being tiny blood 'flakes'. If you have too little you might be at risk of your blood not clotting properly, like if you have a wound it wont heal as quick as it should. ... (13 replies)
... Normal people have cells in their bone marrow producing red cells, white cells, and platelets and they are coming from cells A, B, C, D...and so on. Well in our bodies, cell C decided to take over and tell all other cells to stop producing blood cells. ... (36 replies)
... Hi Adam, My OBGYN told me because I have Polycythemia, that I cannot have children because my cells are always going up in count, Red, white, platelets. She said if my white world stay down then it would be ok to try and have children. I am 37 and have no children and would really like to have 1. Hope all works out and keep me posted to maybe I could have some information... (3 replies)


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