thrombocyte


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thrombocyte:

see blood clottingblood clotting,
process by which the blood coagulates to form solid masses, or clots. In minor injuries, small oval bodies called platelets, or thrombocytes, tend to collect and form plugs in blood vessel openings.
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thrombocyte

[′thräm·bə‚sīt]
(histology)
One of the minute protoplasmic disks found in vertebrate blood; thought to be fragments of megakaryocytes. Also known as blood platelet; platelet.
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Thrombocytes presented low values in all fish farms, characterizing thrombocytopenia.
In infections like malaria and dengue thrombocytopenic patients facing the potential risk of bleeding an accurate thrombocyte count is of vital importance.
Corticosteroid treatment together with IVIg treatment should be initiated, and in emergency surgical interventions, thrombocyte replacement needs to be initiated immediately.
Characteristic of 35 patients with CML at diagnosis Characteristic Result Sex Male 13 (37.1%) Female 22 (62.9%) Age (year) Median (min-max) 41 (18-63) Hemoglobin (g/dL) Average [+ or -] SD 9.41[+ or -] 1.6 Leucocyte (/[micro]L) Median (min-max) 212,840 (10,300-678,000) Thrombocyte Average [+ or -] SD 590,400 [+ or -] 290,371 (/[micro]L) Eosinophil (%) Median (min-max) 2.9 (0 -19.2) Basophil (%) Median (min-max) 3.14(0--15.5) Blas (%) Median (min-max) 3.7 (0--10) BCR-ABL transcript Average [+ or -] SD 43.18 [+ or -] 21.33 rate (ISJ(%) Spleen size (cm) Average [+ or -] SD 16.2 [+ or -] 8.5 Hasford Low 6 (17.1%) Intermediate 18 (51.4%) High 11 (31.4%) Table 2.
This parameter is not affected by thrombocyte count deficiency (Smith et al., 2005).
In the present study, no significant differences were found for clotting time and thrombocyte counts of fish exposed to acute high levels of zinc, compared to control (Figure 1a,b).
In Babesia affected dogs, the levels of Hb, PCV, TEC and thrombocyte count were lower and the levels of AST, ALT, Bilirubin total and direct, serum creatinine, BUN were recorded higher than healthy dogs.
The recorded mean of the thrombocyte count of the blue-naped parrot is 29.33 X [10.sup.3] cells/[mm.sup.3] with the range of 25.2-33.5 x [10.sup.3] cells/[mm.sup.3].
Liver function disorder (hepatitis) and thrombocytopenia were detected in a 9-year-old boy in state hospital where he had gone due to stomachache and he was transferred into our department in order that thrombocytopenia's reason (thrombocyte 70 x [10.sup.9]/L) was searched.
So, for instance, a hemoglobin value of 9 g/dl in a 35-year old female with a thrombocyte count of 25 x [10.sup.9]/L in combination with a pre-classification result of 10 percent schistocytes should be presented by the system as a high-priority differential.
In brucellosis, thrombocyte recovery usually occurs within 1-3 weeks of initiating appropriate antimicrobial therapy.