Decreasing platelet counts in ET to below 600 x 10 9 /L can decrease thrombotic complications. 46 High platelet counts (>1,000 x 10 9 /L) are associated with acquired von
Early studies indicate that it can decrease symptoms, spleen size, anemia, platelet count and white blood cell count.
Ann Hematol, 77(6): 291-2 [ CR ] [ PM ] [ EČ ][ GS ] Shpilberg, O., Shimon, I., Sofer, O., Dolitski, M., Ben, I. (1996) Transient normal platelet counts and decreased requirement