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Please help my sister shes too young!?

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • November 30, 2009
  • 04:52 AM

my sister is 24 yrs old. she had her gallbladder removed and has a cyst thats not giving her any problems.. she recently got a blood test which revealed high white blood cell count of 13.04 (normal is like 4-10)and a message that said cannot determine platelet count ( theyre sticking together). she has abdominal pain on her right side, nausa,extreme fatigue and sore shoulder,neck, arm muscles. along with diarrhea,headaches,abdominal swelling. but no fever and cant hold food down with a bit of weight loss. shes a bigger female and my family has a prothrombin gene mutation. my mom had a stroke at 45 and clotting from the diseasse. weve inherited it but no serious problems yet, im only 20 and i only have weakness and heavy menstrual cycles. please give me something to go on or start looking into thnks

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