Platelet count < 100,000/ul
Check CBC, PT, APTT, D-dimer, hepatitis C levels, liver function test.
Review medications and discontinue any medication that can cause thrombocytopenia for at least one month, prior to making a decision regarding referral.
If isolated thrombocytopenia (with or without coagulation protein abnormalities), schedule consult with Hematology faculty who see benign disorders.
If thrombocytopenia associated with anemia and/or leukopenia, schedule consult and bone marrow examination with any Team 1 hematologist
Asra Z. Ahmed, M.D.
Paula L. Bockenstedt, M.D.Scott D. Gitlin, M.D.
Mark S. Kaminski, M.D.Lisa A. Kujawski, M.D.
Sami N. Malek, M.D.
Samuel M. Silver, M.D.Moshe Talpaz, M.D.
Steven W. Pipe, M.D.Jordan Shavit, M.D.
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