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Thrombocytopenia (Low Platelet Count) In the Blood Topic Guide

Thrombocytopenia (Low Platelet Count) In the Blood) Thrombocytopenia (Low Platelet Count) In the Blood): Thrombocytopenia or low blood platelets, is caused by impaired production of platelets, increased destruction or consumption of platelets, or splenic sequestration of platelets. These three categories are associated with specific diseases and conditions. The treatment of thrombocytopenia depends on the cause.

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