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    jjmath4 posted:
    Can you have bruising on upper leg, thighs and petechiae with 3rd stage CKD?
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    john-skpt responded:
    The two may be connected, though indirectly. Probably take a look at all of the blood counts (CBC): erythrocytes, reticulocytes, hematocrit, hemoglobin, platelets. Kidneys have huge control over the components in blood, particulary red cells.

    In any case, report this to your doc at the next visit.


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