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Platelets, or thrombocytes, are small, irregularly-shaped anuclear cells, 2-4 µm in diameter, which are derived from fragmentation of precursor megakaryocytes.  The average lifespan of a platelet is between 8 and 12 days. ...
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A 250 ml bag of newly collected platelets. ... Each unit of platelets separated from donated whole blood is called a " platelet concentrate" ...
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Find out what you need to know about low blood platelets ... Home:About Low Platelets:Take a Closer Look at ITP:Find a Clinical Trial ...
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Platelets function by maintaining the integrity of the vascular tree, producing ... This exposes circulating platelets to subendothelial collagen and multimers of ...
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American Red Cross Northern California Blood Services Region web page ... Transfusion of Platelets Guidelines for Selecting Blood Products Hepatitis C ...
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Learn about low platelets, the significance of low blood platelets, how to get tested for platelet count, and the common causes of low platelets.
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List of 152 disease causes of Low Platelets, patient stories, diagnostic guides, medical books excerpts online about Low Platelets. Diagnostic checklist, medical ...
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List of 3 disease causes of Elevated platelets, patient stories, diagnostic guides. Diagnostic checklist, medical tests, doctor questions, and related signs or ...
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Platelets do have markers on them which are activated in the course of ... What aspirin does is prevent the platelets from making one of the compounds that ...
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Platelets, which are also called thrombocytes, are small disk-shaped blood cells ... There are normally between 150,000-450,000 platelets in each microliter of blood. ...
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Platelets are irregularly-shaped, colorless bodies that are present in blood. ... The platelets sense the presence of air and begin to break apart. ...
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Blood plays an important role in how our bodies function. ... What are Platelets? Nutrients in the Blood. Diseases of the Red Blood Cells ...
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Without blood, our organs couldn't get the oxygen and nutrients they need, we couldn't keep warm or cool off, we ... receive only platelets, red blood cells, ...
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Donating Platelets. The Need for Blood. Home ... Platelets are needed by children and adults with life-threatening illnesses such ...
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