What is a Platelet Transfusion?by
Some info on plateletcounts...sorry, no time for citations - from ACS site.
Also check... out of the bone marrow by cancer cells.
A normal plateletcount is about 150,000 to 400,000 platelets per cubic...
Always Letting Goby
My blood & plateletcounts were excellent, so I was given the go ahead to receive my next round of chemotherapy treatment today. I arrived home by 3:30 PM and I believe I was asleep by 4:30 or 5 and woke...
Platelets Up , Tacro Downby
Day +44 (D 182)
I have been trying to figure out a better way to post Ann's blood counts from the CBCs (Complete Blood Counts) we get on clinic days. After doing this for officially just over half...
Platelet dreams/Brooklyn screamsby
, scary medicine to reduce my plateletcount. I got it filled today and took one of the garish capsules... in blood cell counts, signs of serious infection, seizures, brown urine, blackened skin, yellowing skin...
, she continue to explain to us that Marco needed platelets because his count was very low... mentioned blood transfusion but she was taking about the platelets not whole blood)
I swear I thought...
When we saw Dr. Thomas last week after Ann got out of the hospital, her white count was riding... in the white count, because cytotoxic drugs kill leukocytes but in Ann's case she was experiencing a gradual...
We are waiting to hear this week’s plateletscount. Meanwhile Nick has gone to Six Flags. He has been wanting to go all summer long. Today it is suppose to be hot and have thunder storms. I told me to put...
Nick’s plateletcount wasn’t as good as we would have liked last week. It had gone down to 64,000. He will have his blood work drawn again this Tuesday. He looks like a pin cushion already from the number to times
My plateletcount continues to hover in the acceptable range. I go in every Monday and Thursday for my draw and then keep a watchful eye on my phone until Dr. S's nurse calls to give me the results...