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mean platelet volume (MPV) test

a blood test that measures the volume of a large number of platelets as determined by an automated analyzer. The MPV is very useful in the differential diagnosis of thrombocytopenic disorders.

MPV

mean platelet volume.
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Elevated MPV values have been shown in atherothrombotic disorders, such as acute myocardial ischemia, acute myocardial infarction, coronary atherosclerosis, and cerebrovascular events.
In addition to identifying whether thrombocytopenia is being caused by a diseased bone marrow, clinical applications of the MPV include:
Sonuc olarak, bu calisma preeklamptik anne bebeklerindeki MPV ve trombosit degerlerinin, dosya verilerinden retrospektif olarak taranmasiyla yapilmis bir arastirmadir.
Winning MPV of the Year and achieving the rare feat of five stars in the Euro NCAP testing are excellent achievements for Mazda5, especially so soon after launch.
Staff on the magazine voted the Multipla as their MPV Mastermind in a survey which graded 15 MPVs on their "intelligence", ranking them in order from dunce to genius.
And the VW Golf, also without a MPV sister vehicle, was one of the two best-selling cars in Europe during April.
THE new Mazda MPV is a vehicle with more pros than cons.
Human metapneumovirus (MPV) was discovered in 2001 in 28 children with respiratory tract infection in the Netherlands, where further studies found that all children under age 5 years had antibodies indicating exposure to MPV.
VOLKSWAGEN has revealed the first official details and picture of its forthcoming compact MPV, the Touran.
VAUXHALL'S seven-seat Zafira MPV continues its unstoppable success story with three further accolades announced within days of each other.
The French company overtook Fiat, Nissan, Toyota and MG Rover, thanks to the massive success of the Xsara Picasso MPV.