10 Causes of High Platelet Count

10 Causes of High Platelet Count

High Platelet Count Platelets are small, oval/spherical component of the blood that don’t have its own nucleus. These small fragments are produced in the bone marrow and plays a very important part in blood clotting. Normal levels of platelets in the blood is about 150-450×109 / L of blood. There are several factors that influence platelet life span but normally goes for … Continue reading “10 Causes of High Platelet Count”

coagulopathy definition

10 Essentials About Coagulopathy

Under normal circumstances, bleeding after an injury stops after some time due to the clotting process called coagulation. The clotting process is interplay of various proteins in the blood called clotting factors (i.e. coagulation factors). And when clotting fails, serious consequences follow. Coagulopathy Definition Coagulopathy is a condition in which the blood’s ability to clot … Continue reading “10 Essentials About Coagulopathy”