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Typical symptoms of a low blood platelet count include prolonged bleeding from cuts, bleeding from nose or gum, petechiae, unusually heavy menstrual flow and blood in stools or urine, according to Mayo Clinic. This condi... More »

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The dangers of a low blood platelet count, or thrombocytopenia, are internal bleeding, including brain bleeds, that can become dangerous, according to Mayo Clinic. Women with thrombocytopenia have periods that are heavie... More »

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The symptoms of a low platelet count include prolonged bleeding from injuries, easy bruising, bloody urine or feces, unusually heavy menstrual periods and profuse bleeding during surgery, notes Mayo Clinic. The medical t... More »

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Symptoms of low platelet count, or thrombocytopenia, include blood in urine or stools, excessive bruising, prolonged bleeding from cuts and petechiae, which is a rash of small, reddish-purple spots, according to Mayo Cli... More »

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