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December 08, 2017

No. They are not related in any way. The platelet count can rise when someone is iron deficient...

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December 01, 2017

Antidepressants may be used in VWD treatment. The most common types of antidepressants are SSRIs...

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July 07, 2016

Based on data in adolescent girls without a bleeding disorder, over 90% of girls have had their...

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July 05, 2016

A typical period should not lead to iron deficiency anemia as your body should be able to...

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