thrombocytosis

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Related to autonomous thrombocytosis: hemorrhagic thrombocythemia
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Noun1.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
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
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Thrombocytose

throm·bo·cy·to·sis

, thrombocythemia
n. trombocitosis, aumento excesivo de plaquetas en la sangre.

thrombocytosis

n trombocitosis f; essential — trombocitosis esencial
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The main interest of the distinction between reactive and autonomous thrombocytosis resides in the increased incidence of thrombohemorrhagic complications in the latter group [3, 4].
In a second step, we examined if the combined interpretation of these three parameters could allow an improved discrimination between patients with reactive and autonomous thrombocytosis.
To avoid any confusion between reactive and autonomous thrombocytosis, they were excluded from further study.

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