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Sudden increase of platelets without medication 1 week 6 hours ago #65540

  • GrouchoMarx
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Dear all,
Since I shared the bad news i want to share also still good news.
on 3rd January i was 43000 with 15mg pred

today 10th january i was 74000 without medication for order prescription from 4th January...

Not even doctor could explain it....

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Sudden increase of platelets without medication 6 days 19 hours ago #65544

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That last Dex pulse did more for you than expected?

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Sudden increase of platelets without medication 6 days 19 hours ago #65545

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The last Dex pulse took place one month ago. After 0ne week I.was on 39.000. Last week i was on 43000 and today on 74000....
Maybe i can keep it like this and forget all meds..... crossing fingers.

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Sudden increase of platelets without medication 1 day 20 hours ago #65567

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That's great! The thing about ITP is that it's unpredictable. I've had counts go up with no explanation. We always assume that counts will drop if we don't treat but that isn't always the case.

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