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.
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This study was aimed to investigate the relation between neonatal sepsis and platelets and its indices (Platelet count, MPV, PDW).
Among the preoperative PIs, mean MPV and PCT were significantly lower (p=0.002 and p=0.026, respectively), and PDW was significantly higher (p=0.049) in the CC group than in the control group.
No significant difference was determined between the groups' mean PCT and PDW values (p=0.063, and p=0.133, respectively) (Table I).
Certain studies on the inflammatory process during ectopic pregnancy have revealed an increase in the levels of markers, such as platelet count (PLT), platelet distribution width (PDW), and neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio (NLR); in the recent years, these have been particularly recommended for the follow-up of treatment and for determining surgical requirement during ectopic pregnancy.10-13 In this study, our objective was to study the usage of recommended hematologic parameters for evaluating the success of single-dose methotrexate administration treating ectopic pregnancy.
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Compared to patients without POF, the levels of hemoglobin, serum glucose, and PDW significantly increased in patients with POF, while the levels of albumin and serum calcium decreased (Table 4).
The PDW level was higher in the restenosis group than that in the no-restenosis group (18.55 fL (17.40-19.32) versus 17.80 fL (16.90-18.70)), and it was statistically significant (p = 0.018).
Though the MCX was developed for suppressed operation and fire the .300 Blackout (BLK) cartridge, the ergonomics can be configured from a short, Hollywood-quiet PDW shooting subsonic .300 BLK to a designated marksman rifle (DMR) firing match-grade ammunition at targets 500 yards away.
After an overnight fasting, the following tests were undertaken: Blood pressure examination to rule out hypertension, estimation of the serum lipid profile to rule out hyperlipidemia, evaluation of the fasting, postprandial blood glucose levels, glycosylated hemoglobin (HbA1c), and platelet parameters such as platelet count (PLT), plateletcrit (PCT), MPV, platelet distribution width (PDW), and platelet-large cell ratio (P-LCR) were estimated using Sysmex II Autoanalyzer.