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Question About High Platelets In PV With Upcoming Surgery
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I have PV and have platelets in the 1000 range. My oncologist says no worries until it reaches a million. But I'm having a major surgery soon. Anyone know why high platelets are not important? Thanks

posted March 21
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Tbat is very high and anesthesiologist might not clear you for surgery..

posted April 2

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