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Low platelet count can be caused by acquired or inherited conditions, which may cause the body's bone marrow to decrease platelet production, according to the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. The body may destr... More »

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Trapping of platelets in the spleen, reduced production of platelets, and increased platelet breakdown can all lead to low platelet count, according to Mayo Clinic. The blood normally has between 150,000 and 450,000 plat... More »

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Thrombocytopenia, or low platelet count, can run in families or be a result of some drugs and medical conditions, according to WebMD. Viral infections, including chickenpox and hepatitis C, can be causes. More »

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