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Blood test results high platelet count

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namechangedforanon Fri 20-Sep-19 20:33:11

Hi ,

Had bloods done yesterday which showed elevated platelet count - 459 .

GP has advised retesting in 6 weeks as previous blood test was back in 2016 and showed slightly elevated count on my memory but we can't find the test results and she's having to request them .

2016 - Have previously had IBS symptoms and was investigated for IBD but I refused colonoscopy as have severe anxiety over invasive medical procedures and would have to have a general . Haven't had any symptoms since .

Has anyone had any experience with a high count , is this high enough to be worried about ?

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Greybeardy Fri 20-Sep-19 22:11:55

It’s barely raised. Your GP’s plan seems sensible.

twinkletoes33 Sun 27-Oct-19 20:56:28

Hi... how was your next blood test? Mine is elevated too and getting worried...

namechangedforanon Wed 30-Oct-19 11:47:24

I am going to go back next week for the updated one.

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