High Platelets, Low HB?
Greetings, n nI thesa, mw asking for the results of the lab showed that my platelet count was 605 rb / ul, of course above normal, and my HB 6.5 g / dl is certainly below normal. Why did this condition occur? Then what food intake is good for me to consume so that it helps normal platelets and normal HB?
Platelets are a component of blood that is useful for blood clotting. Hemoglobin is a component of blood which functions to carry nutrients and oxygen to various organs of the body.
Low hemoglobin (Hb) levels are considered anemic. anemia can be caused due to various causes. From the situation you are experiencing, if you have Hb 6.5 and a platelet count of 605,000, then maybe it is due to anemia caused by bleeding.
Bleeding can be acute or chronic. Acute bleeding such as trauma that results in an open wound with heavy bleeding. while chronic bleeding, for example, occurs a little bleeding in the gastrointestinal tract that is not realized. Anemia in general can cause symptoms such as weakness, lethargy, fatigue, dizziness, difficulty concentrating, and can be accompanied by chest pain.
But apart from that the condition you are experiencing can also be caused by other causes such as:
Anemia due to iron deficiency anemia due to certain chronic diseases such as blood disorders, hemolytic anemia, certain cancers. Therefore, the best therapy is to carry out treatment according to the exact cause. Therefore, you should check with a specialist in internal medicine first, so that the doctor can check your condition further.
It is recommended that you consume foods that contain high protein such as beef, chicken, fish, eggs. You can also eat peanuts, and chicken liver. It is important to consume enough vegetables. It is not recommended to take any supplements or vitamins.
here is an article that you can read about anemia
may be useful. thank you