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What is Thrombocytosis?

What is Thrombocytosis?

  • Thrombocytosis: An increased number of platelets in the blood.
  • Thrombocytosis: Increased numbers of platelets in the peripheral blood. (Dorland, 27th ed)
    Source - Diseases Database
  • Thrombocytosis: increase in the number of platelets in the blood which tends to cause clots to form; associated with many neoplasms and chronic infections and other diseases.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Thrombocytosis: Introduction

Types of Thrombocytosis:

Broader types of Thrombocytosis:

How serious is Thrombocytosis?

Complications of Thrombocytosis: see complications of Thrombocytosis

What causes Thrombocytosis?

Causes of Thrombocytosis: see causes of Thrombocytosis

What are the symptoms of Thrombocytosis?

Symptoms of Thrombocytosis: see symptoms of Thrombocytosis

Complications of Thrombocytosis: see complications of Thrombocytosis

Can anyone else get Thrombocytosis?

More information: see contagiousness of Thrombocytosis
Inheritance: see inheritance of Thrombocytosis

Thrombocytosis: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Thrombocytosis.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Thrombocytosis.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Thrombocytosis: Vascular Surgeon ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Thrombocytosis.
Treatments for Thrombocytosis: see treatments for Thrombocytosis
Research for Thrombocytosis: see research for Thrombocytosis

Name and Aliases of Thrombocytosis

Main name of condition: Thrombocytosis

Other names or spellings for Thrombocytosis:

Platelet count raised, Thrombocythemia Source - Diseases Database

Thrombocytosis: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Thrombocytosis:


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