thrombocytosis


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Related to thrombocytosis: reactive thrombocytosis, Essential thrombocytosis
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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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Telomerase Inhibitor Imetelstat Therapy in Refractory Anemia with Ring Sideroblasts with or without Thrombocytosis.
Four deaths may have been directly related to the splenectomy: 3 were secondary to sepsis (being asplenic may have contributed to excess mortality risk from sepsis) and 1 from a cerebrovascular accident which may have been attributable to rebound thrombocytosis (this patient's platelet count was 1 214 x [10.
Of the 24 patients with meningitis, 21 (88%) had leukocytosis, 4 (17%) had thrombocytopenia, and 2 (8%) had thrombocytosis.
High ESR levels are seen in all AOSD patients, and typically, leukocytosis, normocytic-normochromic anemia, and reactive thrombocytosis are observed.
On D3, at early-stage of disease establishment, profound thrombocytosis in the control was observed compared to the healthy, untreated group (p [less than or equal to] 0.
Investigations showed increased inflammatory markers, leukocytosis, thrombocytosis, hypercalcemia, and raised angiotensin-converting enzyme.
5) Non-specific laboratory findings including elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate, C-reactive protein, leukocytosis, thrombocytosis, anemia and hematuria may support the diagnosis.
Thrombocytosis is usually associated with an increase in hemorrhagic risk rather than thrombotic complications.
Laboratory evaluation may reveal leukocytosis, thrombocytosis, anemia, hepatitis, and hyperferritinemia.
According to Dameshek, true polycythemia (polycythemia vera: PV) is a chronic myeloproliferative disorder of the total bone marrow without any evidence of invasiveness, in which erythrocytosis, leukocytosis, and thrombocytosis are all simultaneously present.
In patients with active IBD, increase in thrombocytosis, fibrinogen, factor V and factor VIII levels and decrease in antithrombin III level have been reported in parallel to increased inflammatory response (12).
Evidence suggests that thrombocytosis is associated with an increased risk of in vitro thrombotic tendency and clinical thromboembolic events including acute PE (2,4,5).