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*  Eptifibatide
Thrombocytopenia : The drug is contraindicated in patients with platelet counts of less than 100,000 per μl because no clinical ... It belongs to the class of the arginin-glycin-aspartat-mimetics and reversibly binds to platelets. Eptifibatide has a short ...
*  Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia
Professional guidelines recommend that people receiving heparin have a complete blood count (which includes a platelet count) ... Typically the platelet count will fall 5-14 days after heparin is first given; if someone has received heparin in the previous ... In HIT, the platelet count in the blood falls below the normal range, a condition called thrombocytopenia. However, it is ... This has been referred to as an "iceberg phenomenon". HIT may be suspected if blood tests show a falling platelet count in ...
*  Complete blood count
Mean platelet volume (MPV): a measurement of the average size of platelets. An example report format for a complete blood count ... Most blood counts today include a CBC count ie complete blood count and leukocyte differential count (LDC) (that is, not just ... A complete blood count (CBC), also known as a complete blood cell count, full blood count (FBC), or full blood exam (FBE), is a ... Manual counting is subject to sampling error because so few cells are counted compared with automated analysis. A manual count ...
*  Essential thrombocytosis
... the platelet count can be reduced rapidly using platelet apheresis, a procedure that removes platelets from the blood and ... Platelet count > 450 × 103/µL for at least 2 months. A2. Acquired V617F JAK2 mutation present B1. No cause for a reactive ... Low-dose aspirin is used to reduce the risk of blood clot formation unless the platelet count is very high, where there is a ... The increased possibility of bleeding when the platelet count is over 1 million is due to von Willebrand factor (vWF) ...
*  Anagrelide
... age over 60 years platelet count over 1000×109/L a history of thrombosis According to a 2005 Medical Research Council ... Anagrelide works by inhibiting the maturation of platelets from megakaryocytes. The exact mechanism of action is unclear, ... or overproduction of blood platelets. It also has been used in the treatment of chronic myeloid leukemia. Anagrelide controlled ...
*  Cytopenia
Low granulocyte count: granulocytopenia Low red blood cell, white blood cell, and platelet counts: pancytopenia. Polycythemia, ... It takes a number of forms: Low red blood cell count: resulting in anemia. Low white blood cell count: leukopenia or ...
*  Gestational thrombocytopenia
... low platelet count) Symptoms - Mayo Clinic". www.mayoclinic.org. Retrieved 2015-11-30. "Low Platelet Count (Thrombocytopenia ... Low platelet count maybe due to the decreased production of platelets in the bone marrow. A decreased production would be due ... Patients with low platelet counts, lower than 70,000 / μL, will be difficult to diagnose. The reason is because low platelet ... Thrombocytopenia is defined as the drop in platelet count from the normal range of 150,000 -400,000 / μL to a count lower than ...
*  Thrombocytopenia
A normal human platelet count ranges from 150,000 to 450,000 platelets per microliter of blood. These limits are determined by ... and function of platelets. Platelet count begins to rise after 2 to 5 days' abstinence from alcohol. The condition is generally ... If the person's platelet count is between 30,000 and 50,000/mm3, bruising with minor trauma may be expected; if it is between ... Eliciting a full medical history is vital to ensure the low platelet count is not secondary to another disorder. It is also ...
*  MMRV vaccine
... or temporary low platelet count. For children age two and younger, the MMRV vaccine is associated with more adverse events ... or has ever had a low platelet count (a blood disorder). Rare but serious adverse events reported following ProQuad vaccination ...
*  Megaloblastic anemia
The platelet count may be reduced.[citation needed] Neutrophil granulocytes may show multisegmented nuclei ("senile neutrophil ... count and hemoglobin levels Increased mean corpuscular volume (MCV, >100 fL) and mean corpuscular hemoglobin (MCH) Normal mean ... corpuscular hemoglobin concentration (MCHC, 32-36 g/dL) The reticulocyte count is decreased due to destruction of fragile and ...
*  Lemierre's syndrome
Platelet count can be low or high. Liver and kidney function tests are often abnormal. Thrombosis of the internal jugular vein ... F. necrophorum produces hemagglutinin which causes platelet aggregation that can lead to diffuse intravascular coagulation and ...
*  Paracentesis
The risk of bleeding may be increased if: prothrombin time > 21 seconds international normalized ratio > 1.6 platelet count < ... The ascitic white blood cell count can help determine if the ascites is infected. A count of 250 WBC per ml or higher is ...
*  2005 dengue outbreak in Singapore
The test, which takes fifteen minutes, is based on platelet count; dengue sufferers have 100,000 or lower platelet count as ... 8][9] Papaya leaf extract has been shown to increase platelet counts in animal studies, suggesting a possible vector to dengue ... "Does Carica papaya leaf-extract increase platelet count? An experimental study in a murine model" (PDF). Asian Pacific Journal ...
*  Catastrophic antiphospholipid syndrome
A low platelet count is a common finding. Individuals with CAPS often exhibit a positive test to antilipid antibodies, ...
*  Human T-lymphotropic virus 2
An impact on platelet count has been observed. In the 1980s, HTLV-2 was identified in a patient with an unidentified T cell ... November 2008). "Long-term increases in lymphocytes and platelets in human T-lymphotropic virus type II infection". Blood. 112 ...
*  Onyalai
High-dose methylprednisolone therapy in children with Onyalai has been shown to improve platelet count and reduce the ... High-dose intravenous gammaglobulin may help in increasing the platelet count and cessation of haemorrhage. Onyalai is limited ... Standard dose prednisolone does not increase the platelet count. ... Both IgG and IgM autoantibodies to platelet and to glycoprotein ...
*  Iron deficiency
Thrombocytosis, or an elevated platelet count, can also result. A lack of sufficient iron levels in the blood is a reason that ... A complete blood count can reveal microcytic anemia, although this is not always present - even when iron deficiency progresses ...
*  Rheumatoid arthritis
An increased platelet count occurs when inflammation is uncontrolled. Kidneys Renal amyloidosis can occur as a consequence of ... This may result in a low red blood cell count, inflammation around the lungs, and inflammation around the heart. Fever and low ... The red cells are of normal size and color (normocytic and normochromic). A low white blood cell count usually only occurs in ... Fatty acids Gamma-linolenic acid, an omega-6 fatty acid, may reduce pain, tender joint count and stiffness, and is generally ...
*  Chronic myelomonocytic leukemia
A platelet count of 13x109) are excluded from the scoring system. Although the IPSS scoring system is used clinically, there is ... 9g/dL and a platelet count ≤100,000/uL. A score of 0 indicates a low risk group' 1-2 indicates an intermediate risk group and 3 ... Platelet counts may be reduced, increased or normal. Haemoglobin levels are usually reduced with normocytic and normochromic ... The FAB criteria for diagnosis are as follows: Monocyte count >1x109/L 0-19% blasts in bone marrow 1x109/L No Philadelphia ...
*  Eltrombopag
... resulting in increased platelet counts, along with red and white blood cell counts. On August 24, 2015, the FDA approved ... Animal studies confirmed that it increased platelet counts. In 73 healthy volunteers, higher doses of eltrombopag caused larger ... in which low platelet counts may be a contraindication for interferon treatment). After 6 weeks of therapy in a phase III trial ... abnormally low platelet counts). It is a small molecule agonist of the c-mpl (TpoR) receptor, which is the physiological target ...
*  Myelodysplastic syndrome
Indicators of a good prognosis: Younger age; normal or moderately reduced neutrophil or platelet counts; low blast counts in ... low neutrophil count) - increased susceptibility to infection Thrombocytopenia (low platelet count) - increased susceptibility ... Problems with blood cell formation result in some combination of low red blood cells, low platelets, and low white blood cells ... The two most serious complications in MDS patients resulting from their cytopenias are bleeding (due to lack of platelets) or ...
*  Typhoid fever
Platelet count goes down slowly and risk of bleeding rises. By the end of third week, the fever starts subsiding The bacterium ...
*  Ixazomib
Common side effects include diarrhoea, constipation and low platelet count. Like the older bortezomib (which can only be given ... low platelet count; 28% versus 14%), peripheral neuropathy (28% versus 21%), nausea (26% versus 21%), peripheral oedema ( ...
*  Reference ranges for blood tests
Platelet count and mean platelet volume in the Spanish population]". Med Clin (Barc) (in Spanish). 110 (20): 774-7. PMID ... white blood cells Platelet count (Plt) A few values are for inside red blood cells only: Vitamin B9 (Folic acid/Folate) in red ... Determination of monocyte count by hematological analyzers, manual method and flow cytometry in polish population Central ... Subsequently, 1 g/dL = 0.1551 mmol/L lymphomation.org > Tests & Imaging > Labs > Complete Blood Count Retrieved on May 14, 2009 ...
*  Thrombolysis
Known platelet count < 2.8 mmol/l or >22.0 mmol/l. Relative contraindications: Severe neurological impairment with NIHSS score ...
*  Rocky Mountain spotted fever
Abnormal laboratory findings seen in patients with Rocky Mountain spotted fever may include a low platelet count, low blood ...
*  Ricardo Garibay
The new lover (platelet count), Costa-Amic, Monday, 26, Mexico, 1949. Tales Costa-Amic, epigraphs, 15, 1952. The Colonel ... The smoke of the train and the smoke asleep (platelet count), Center for Information and Development of Communication and ...