Benign familial thrombocytosis.


A 13-year-old girl was found to have a platelet count in excess of 4 million/microliters while being evaluated for a minor bleeding episode. Her father and two sisters also had thrombocytosis. All four affected patients were asymptomatic and had no clinical or laboratory evidence of a myeloproliferative disorder other than an elevated platelet count. This… (More)


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