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thrombocytopenia

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun An abnormal decrease in the number of platelets in circulatory blood.

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  • noun hematology An abnormally low number of platelets in the blood.

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  • noun a blood disease characterized by an abnormally small number of platelets in the blood

Etymologies

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thrombo- +‎ cytopenia

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  • Also, abnormalities in blood coagulation and thrombocytopenia, which is a decrease in blood platelets, have been observed.

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  • A low platelet count is called thrombocytopenia, and may create problems with bruising, bleeding, etc. although there are other factors involved.

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  • A low platelet count is called thrombocytopenia, and may create problems with bruising, bleeding, etc. although there are other factors involved.

    It's Always about the Blood

  • Also, abnormalities in blood coagulation and thrombocytopenia, which is a decrease in blood platelets, have been observed.

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  • The latest analysis of data has detected what could be a somewhat elevated rate of Guillain-Barré syndrome, which can cause paralysis and death; Bell's palsy, a temporary facial paralysis, and thrombocytopenia, which is a low level of blood platelets, officials reported Friday.

    The Seattle Times

  • The latest analysis of data has detected what could be a somewhat elevated rate of Guillain-Barre syndrome, which can cause paralysis and death; Bell's palsy, a temporary facial paralysis, and thrombocytopenia, which is a low level of blood platelets, officials reported Friday.

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  • Radiation can also cause a low platelet count, also called thrombocytopenia, though this is uncommon with radiation to the areas near the breast.

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  • Radiation can also cause a low platelet count, also called thrombocytopenia, though this is uncommon with radiation to the areas near the breast.

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  • But heparin has potential side effects, including uncontrolled bleeding and a condition known as thrombocytopenia, or too few platelets in the blood.

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  • The study demonstrated that omacetaxine produced both strong hematologic responses and cytogenetic responses (no presence of the Philadelphia chromosome, a major feature of CML) with a safety profile consisting mainly of hematologic toxicities, such as thrombocytopenia

    The Earth Times Online Newspaper

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