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Old 01-18-2009, 05:12 PM   #1
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what you should do if you have high platelet count in blood

what you should do if you have high platelet count in blood

Old 01-19-2009, 10:03 AM   #2
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Re: what you should do if you have high platelet count in blood

Originally Posted by juhanita View Post
what you should do if you have high platelet count in blood
First of all; you consult with a Hematologist.THere are many blood disorders and could even be a bone marrow disorder.Ask your personal doctor to refer you to a Hematologist.
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Old 01-29-2009, 08:51 AM   #3
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Re: what you should do if you have high platelet count in blood

How high is high? Depending on how high your numbers are, I would definitely say consulting a hematologist is the best idea to start with. There are also ways to naturally lower your platelet counts. Some foods help aid in lowering platelets.

I came across something called the PDSA (Platelet Disorder Support Association), and scrolled through. OK, on a list of things which reduce platelets were the following, Nos. ONE and TWO: Alcohol and alfalfa sprouts!! Then, on a list of things which reduce clotting: Beer, blueberries, and dark chocolate!!
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