Saturday, March 17, 2018

Content Tagged "low platelet count"

Low Platelet Related to Pregnancy: Things to Know

Platelets are types of blood cells that are primarily responsible for making sure that blood is not lost through bleeding. They do such by helping create a clot or plug to stop the bleeding. That is the reason why people who have low platelet levels or thrombocytopenia are recommended to have transfusion to replace the lost blood. However, what is more dangerous is when there are low platelets in pregnancy.   According to some professionals, a slightly low platelet count during the third trimester is just normal and will just go away after birth. That is due to the fact that…

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