Too many platelets. Thrombocytosis is too many platelets. Thrombocytopenia is not enough platelets.
Thrombocytosis. That is a lot of platelets usually > 750, 000 (or at times 600, 000). usually due to autoimmunue disease iron deficiency, polycythemia or a mass. Associated with increased clottiing and especially in fingers get tingling, blanching. Treat with ASA f/u w/ doc http://www. Nhlbi. Nih. Gov/health/health-topics/topics/thrm/causes.