low platelets

low platelets

A reduction of platelets in the peripheral circulation. While formally termed thrombocytopaenia, “low platelets” is increasingly used in the working medical parlance.
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Disseminated intravascular coagulation and the syndrome of hemolysis, elevated liver enzymes, and low platelets in severe preeclampsia.
The cricketer was reportedly hospitalised on account of low platelets.
A planned analysis of the study up to 72 weeks demonstrated treatment with pacritinib led to durable reductions in spleen volume and symptom burden, two key measures of disease control, in patients with myelofibrosis, including patients with low platelets at baseline.
Maternal morbidity and mortality in 442 pregnancies with haemolysis, elevated liver enzymes, and low platelets (HELLP syndrome).
Anna said: "He had a purple rash all over, low platelets, calcifications on his brain, everything pointing towards an infection in utero.
The symptoms include seizures, diabetes, hypo-thyroidism, anaemia, feeding difficulties, vomiting, shallow breathing, chilblains, hypotonia, cortical vision impairment, hearing impairment, low platelets and brain and liver calcifications.
The Haemolysis, Elevated Liver enzymes and Low Platelets count (HELP) syndrome is a severe life-threatening manifestation of pre-eclampsia.
The mother informed the nurse practitioner that her two other children had been diagnosed with low platelets at birth, but they were now healthy and had no further problems.
Samples with low platelets ( less than 150,000/L) were verified manually.
Evelyn is a Southern Oregon infant who was born with abnormally low platelets and red and white blood cells.
3], as the liver rupture itself causes transaminitis and low platelets and the results of specific tests for haemolysis are seldom recorded.