10 Causes of Low Platelets

10 Causes of Low Platelets

Platelets or thrombocyte cell fragments are characterized as small oval, spherical blood component with no nucleus, formed in the bone marrow and play a role in blood coagulation. The normal quantity of platelets in the blood is about 150-450×109 / L of blood. The lifetime of platelets is 7-10 days. The blood component is degraded … Continue reading “10 Causes of Low Platelets”

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10 Blood Clot Treatment Essentials

Introduction Blood coagulation can be triggered by a variety of factors including: • Heart failure• Maternity• Prolonged immobility• Substance abuse• Medication side-effects• Surgery• Inherited coagulation disorders These are just a few of the causes of blood clots. When left unattended, a thrombosis can be life threatening. It can hinder normal blood circulation which can lead … Continue reading “10 Blood Clot Treatment Essentials”