thrombocytopathy

[ thrŏm′bō-sī-tŏpə-thē ]

n.

A disorder of the blood coagulating mechanism that results from dysfunction of the platelets.

Nearby words

  1. thrombocytasthenia,
  2. thrombocyte,
  3. thrombocythemia,
  4. thrombocytic,
  5. thrombocytic series,
  6. thrombocytopenia,
  7. thrombocytopenia-absent radius syndrome,
  8. thrombocytopenic purpura,
  9. thrombocytopoiesis,
  10. thrombocytosis


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