https://www.cancertherapyadvisor.com/home/decision-support-in-medicine/hematology/thrombocytosis-2/

In approaching a patient with an elevated platelet count, the clinician must first ... inflammatory bowel disease, and cancer, the leading causes of inflammation ...

https://www.pharmaceutical-journal.com/news-and-analysis/news/patients-with-high-platelet-counts-should-be-tested-for-cancer/20202865.article

May 26, 2017 ... Patients with high platelet counts should be tested for cancer ... that only two- thirds of patients had symptoms that would be recommended for ...

https://www.lls.org/myeloproliferative-neoplasms/essential-thrombocythemia/diagnosis

Several conditions can cause an increase in platelets (known as "reactive ... disease; Iron-deficiency anemia; An undetected cancer; Prior removal of the spleen ...

https://www.leukaemia.org.au/disease-information/myeloproliferative-disorders/types-of-mpn/essential-thrombocythaemia/

These symptoms and others result from excessive numbers of platelets causing blockages in small or large blood vessels in different parts of the body.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3926972/

Feb 15, 2014 ... An elevated platelet count has various causes and is either primary due to essential thrombocytosis or other myeloproliferative disorders or ...

https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health-topics/thrombocythemia-and-thrombocytosis

... breast, ovarian, and lymphoma. Sometimes a high platelet count is the first sign of cancer. Other conditions or factors that can cause a high platelet count are:.

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/05/170523083245.htm

May 23, 2017 ... Having a high blood platelet count is a strong predictor of cancer and ... lung or colorectal cancer had no other symptoms that would indicate to ...

https://www.verywellhealth.com/things-that-elevate-your-platelet-count-401336

With these conditions, the excessive numbers of platelets cause the blood to be ... Thrombocytosis can be a secondary effect of some malignancies (cancer).

https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/thrombocytosis/symptoms-causes/syc-20378315

Sep 13, 2018 ... This condition occurs when your body produces too many platelets, the cells that help blood ... in a routine blood test result that shows a high platelet level. ... Acute bleeding and blood loss; Cancer; Infections; Iron deficiency ...

https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/880621

May 25, 2017 ... They found that patients with increased blood platelet counts (thrombocytosis) are at increased risk for being diagnosed with cancer within a ...