thrombocytosis

[ thrŏm′bō-sī-tōsĭs ]

n.

An increase in the number of platelets in the blood.thrombocythemia

Nearby words

  1. thrombocytopathy,
  2. thrombocytopenia,
  3. thrombocytopenia-absent radius syndrome,
  4. thrombocytopenic purpura,
  5. thrombocytopoiesis,
  6. thromboelastogram,
  7. thromboelastograph,
  8. thromboembolism,
  9. thromboendarterectomy,
  10. thrombogen


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