Etiology of Thrombocytosis in a General Medicine Population: Analysis of 801 Cases With Emphasis on Infectious Causes

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BACKGROUND The clinical importance of an elevated platelet count is often overlooked, particularly as a diagnostic clue to the presence of an underlying infection. We sought to better describe the relationship between thrombocytosis and inflammatory conditions, with a focus on infectious causes. METHODS We retrospectively reviewed 801 sequential cases of… (More)
DOI: 10.4021/jocmr1125w

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@inproceedings{Rose2012EtiologyOT, title={Etiology of Thrombocytosis in a General Medicine Population: Analysis of 801 Cases With Emphasis on Infectious Causes}, author={Stacey R. Rose and Nancy J. Petersen and Tracie J. Gardner and Richard J. Hamill and Barbara W. Trautner}, booktitle={Journal of clinical medicine research}, year={2012} }