[ thrŏm′bō-sī-tŏp′ə-thē ]
A disorder of the blood coagulating mechanism that results from dysfunction of the platelets.
- thrombocytic series,
- thrombocytopenia-absent radius syndrome,
- thrombocytopenic purpura,
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