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Bleeding and Clotting Disorders

High blood platelets



is 700,000 considered high enough to go on medicatiod,such as hydrea & ow long would i have to be on it?


If your doctor has documented that you have high platelets due to a bone marrow disease, then patients are treated at that level of platelet count. However, this is usually dependent on the physician's judgement.

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Response by:

Eric H Kraut, MD Eric H Kraut, MD
Professor of Hematology
College of Medicine
The Ohio State University