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Dr. Chip
Dr. Chip, Board Certified Physician
Category: Medical
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Experience:  20 yrs. in practice, includinge surgery, general medicine, addiction medicine and pain.
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I suffer from low platelets and am wanting to no if I should

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I suffer from low platelets and am wanting to no if I should be self isolating during the Corona virus
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: I have rung gp secutary said ring advice line I take ferrous sulphate
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: No
Submitted: 8 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 8 days ago.

Hello. I'm Dr Chip
Do you have any other medical conditions?

Customer: replied 8 days ago.
No I don't
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 8 days ago.

Then you aren't at a greater risk for the coronavirus or for its potential complications

So you don't need to self isolate

Please let me know if you need any more information