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... blood tests in January 2007, my platelets dropped to 56,000. Doctor took the bone marrow test as I stated above in January and ruled out leukemia but continue to monitor me. ... (4 replies)
... mg, for 4 days that the doctor strongly recommended as my platelets had dropped to 12,000. Good news . . . in 2 days my platelets went to 22,000! I had another test today and hopefully they went up even more. Question .. . I'm really dizzy and unstable after taking this steriod. ... (4 replies)
... However, it is wise to begin treatment at counts under 20 or so. ... (4 replies)

... I was so nervous because I understand if the platelets get too low you can spontaneously bleed. ... (4 replies)
... The difference as explained to me is the way in which the platlets and red blood cells are being destroyed in the body. ... (4 replies)
Giant Platelets
Mar 11, 2013
... They wrote "giant platelets" on my test results, also. They explained that when they looked at the platelets they were gigantic, in huge rings. ... (4 replies)
... violet lacy fishnet pattern just under skin surface, caused by abnormal blood flow. More prominent on extremities, especially legs. Tends to worsen in cold. ... (0 replies)
... I used to donate blood platelets every 2 to 3 weeks and they'd always take a double donation because my platelet count was SO nice and high. It's now low!! ... (1 replies)
Low platelets
May 8, 2006
... spleen. They couldn't prove that that was going to work, so I refused. My platelet count normalized on its own after 3 years or so and I've not had to have any treatment for that since 1993. ... (1 replies)
Anemia anyone
Jul 19, 2004
... of ALL patients with active lupus have it at some point. Dx tests are either hematocrit, hemoglobin, or red blood cell count. ... (6 replies)
... y, after being "treated" for idiopathic thrombocytopenia purpura for three and a half years. I say "treated" because I never was placed on any medication and my treatment consisted of regular CBC's to count my platelets, which ranged from 28,000 three years ago to 125,000 in April. ... (0 replies)
... My last blood work showed my platelets as 101. So, they had diagnosed me with thrombocytopenia. Along with low wbc. ... (22 replies)
... atologist 2 months later and by then more symptoms had cropped up including the trademark butterfly rash. Fast forward to now when, after an exhausting series of blood tests and appointments and etc my rheumatologist is almost sure that i have lupus. ... (3 replies)
... i am new to the boards and am wondering if I can find anyone that has shared my symptoms in hopes of a successful treatment plan. ... (9 replies)
... Platelets are blood cells that play an important role in blood clotting. ... (4 replies)
... My mother was diagnosed with SLE a few days before she passed away (a month of tests and one week in ICU). The doctor even allowed her to go home "for the weekend" despite her poor condition and told us she would live well for 20 to 25 years given she takes cortisoid medicines and follow treatment. The doctor also made her do bone marrow tests to detect other diseases. Her... (3 replies)
... My legs are so painful and alwasy show signs of blood clots with skin changes, sores and other signs that blood is not getting to tissues. My greatest fear is loosing my legs, but so far most of my clots have been in veins not arteries. ... (12 replies)
... s, whatever they are. I never had headaches really befor ein my life...I lose my balance, cognitive, confused at times... I never had seizures...I have the high platelets and hemoglobin, etc which makes my blood viscosity change and less plasma so it is thicker...but my blood is not sticky... ... (12 replies)
... Yes, my hemoglobin, hematocrit, red blood cells, platelets are high...so it changes the viscosity of the blood making it sluggish and thicker which yes makes vasculits very common as well as blood clots where you do not need them and strokes. ... (3 replies)
Nose Bleeds??!!!??
Oct 17, 2006
... Yes, lupus can cause problems with nosebleeds but that could be from a part of lupus or because of the treatment we have to have. ... (5 replies)




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