Dr called.i have to.see blood specialist

gwen41539
on 8/6/15 8:41 am - kimper, KY

Cant get in till.August 17th :( more time to worry i guess


 

HW 381/ pre op 345 /SW 312 Vsg 7/13/15 /CW 288

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Citizen Kim
on 8/6/15 1:56 pm - Castle Rock, CO

If anyone were in the least bit worried that you had cancer, you would not be kept waiting.  When my son had a dodgy blood test result, he was sent to Children's Hospital THAT day ...

Usual freak out is high liver enzymes - that won't be cancer either.  The body has its own way of dealing with the ways we assault it!

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Cicerogirl, The PhD
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on 8/6/15 11:04 am - OH

What Hala said.  Don't automatically jump to the worst possible conclusion.  Did they give you any other reason that they suspect cancer?  What ther blood work did they order?

You don't have your surgery info on your post, but if you are early post-op, your platelets could be high simply because of loss of blood during surgery.

If you are several months out from surgery, you could be anemic or have a B12 deficiency, both of which can cause a high platelet count.

Don't borrow trouble.

Lora

10 years out; 190 pounds lost, 165 pound loss maintained

You don't drown by falling in the water. You drown by staying there.

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