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(See "Neonatal thrombocytopenia: Etiology" and "Causes of thrombocytopenia in children" and "Thrombocytopenia in pregnancy".) DEFINITIONS AND AREAS OF CONCERN. What is a low platelet count — Thrombocytopenia is defined as a platelet count below the lower limit of normal (ie, <150,000/microL [150 x 10 9 /L] for adults).…

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Thrombocytopenia is defined as a platelet count of <150,000/microL. It is clinically suspected when there is a history of easy bruising or bleeding, or it may present as an incidental finding during routine evaluation or during investigations performed for other reasons. Causes of thrombocytopenia in children will be reviewed here.…

Thrombocytopenia - Wikipedia

Thrombocytopenia is a condition characterized by abnormally low levels of thrombocytes, also known as platelets, in the blood.. A normal human platelet count ranges from 150,000 to 450,000 platelets per microliter of blood. These limits are determined by the 2.5th lower and upper percentile, so values outside this range do not necessarily indicate disease.Diagnostic method: Complete blood count…

Management of thrombocytopenia

Jun 02, 2014 · Thrombocytopenia is one of the most common hematologic disorders, characterized by an abnormally low number of platelets from multiple causes. The normal count of thrombocytes (platelets) is between 150,000 and 450,000 per microliter. The clinical expression of thrombocytopenia has broad variation from asymptomatic to life-threatening bleeding.Cited by: 24…