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Platlet count is 511. Was 611 in 2009 and 480 in 2013. What

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Platlet count is 511. Was 611 in 2009 and 480 in 2013. What could be the cause ?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Bariatrics
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Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

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it is very normal for your platelet levels to vary up and down like this.

inflammation in your body can cause platelet levels to go up

your levels are not in a dangerous range and can be continued to be watched and followed with more test in the future.

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