PDW


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platelet distribution width

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PDW

A measure of the variation in the size of platelets found in the circulating blood. Platelets recently released from bone marrow tend to be larger and to contain more RNA than older, smaller platelets, which discard their endoplasmic reticulum as they mature.

PDW

platelet distribution width.
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The correlation values of MPV and PDW levels among high, low and no risk groups is depicted in Table 1 and 2.
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Caption: Within minutes, SIG Sauer's MCX can be converted from a compact PDW to a full-size rifle by changing the stock, handguard and barrel.
The MPV, PDW, WBC and platelet count values found in the complete blood count performed with BC 6 800 Mindray device in the blood sample obtained on the first day of hospitalization before treatment in the patient group were recorded, retrospectively.
Table 2 compares the platelet parameters between smokers and nonsmokers and shows a statistically significant increase in MPV and PDW in the smokers.
001, respectively) while MPV and PDW were higher in the death patients ( P = 0.
The measurements of PDW and MPV are useful in the diagnosis of immune thrombocytopenia10.
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