Results for: Platelet-count

What does a low platelet count mean?

  Platelets (thrombocytes) are a type of blood cells, which are derived in the bone marrow from large cells called megakaryocytes. They are critical for the clotting of bl (MORE)
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What happens if you have high platelet count?

  Having a high platelet count may result to thrombosis, meaning, blood clot formation in the blood vessels. This is quite dangerous since there may be a chance that this (MORE)

What is in papaya that will increase platelet count?

I don't know what's in it that works, but it works. About a year ago my mom was searching for information on things I could eat to bring up my platelet count because I was mis (MORE)

Is 211 platelet count normal?

Yes. Normal platelet counts are between 150k and 400k. I am a laboratory student and just received my own blood count tests back today, I have a 211K platelet count as well. M (MORE)
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What is the significance of a low platelet count?

A low platelet count generally puts an individual at high risk of bleeding, or hemorrhage. The underlying cause of a low platelet count could be several diseases ranging from (MORE)