Thrombocytopenia is a condition where there is an unhealthy case of low levels of platelets, also known as thrombocytes, in the blood.
A normal human platelet count ranges from 150,000 to 450,000 platelets per microliter of blood. This condition can often make a person have 50,000 per microliter.
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- ↑ Deutschman, Clifford S.; Neligan, Patrick J. (2010). Evidence-based Practice of Critical Care. Elsevier Health Sciences. ISBN 978-1416054764. Retrieved 2015-04-30.
- ↑ "Platelet count: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia". www.nlm.nih.gov. Retrieved 2015-05-01.
- ↑ "What Is Thrombocytopenia? - NHLBI, NIH". www.nhlbi.nih.gov. Retrieved 2015-05-01.