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The platelet count has to be above 600k besides other criteria to diagnose primary thrombocytosis.
Bone marrow aspiration is also required to establish the diagnosis.
Headaches can be a presenting symptom but this can be caused by other benign causes as well like tension headache.
That is concerning.
Yes you should contact your doctor.
You need see a hematologist for further evaluation.
yes you can take aspirin to prevent stroke.
You should contact your internal med doc today.
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just wanted to let you know I followed your advice and saw my dr. who admitted me to the hospital and I am feeling better. Your answer was right on the money.....thank you and god bless