thrombocytolysis

thrombocytolysis

 [throm″bo-si-tol´ĭ-sis]
destruction of platelets (thrombocytes).
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thrombocytolysis

(thrŏm″bō-sī-tŏl′ĭ-sĭs) [″ + ″ + lysis, dissolution]
Dissolution of thrombocytes.
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References in periodicals archive ?
More specific use of terminology to differentiate lysis of different cell types (erythrolysis, leukolysis, thrombocytolysis, pancytolysis) and mechanisms of cell damage (lysis, leakage) is needed to clarify discussions on this topic.