Last update: March 20, 2020
**In patients with severe thrombocytopenia, splenomegaly, or liver disease, a particular platelet goal may not be achievable, and goals will need to be lowered. Clinicians may be asked to obtain a TEG to assess whether there is evidence of adequate platelet function, and/or hang a platelets right before a procedure and proceed**
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