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What is the definition or description of: thrombocytopenia?

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Dr. Herbert Duvivier
Hematology and Oncology 34 years experience
Thrombocytopenia: Platelet count less than the normal range of 150, 000 to 400, 000. Penia = low thrombocytes = platelets thrombocytopenia = low platelets.

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