Thrombocytosis, circulating platelet aggregates, and neurological dysfunction

Preston, F.E.; Martin, J.F.; Stewart, R.M.; Davies-Jones, G.A.B.
December 1979
British Medical Journal;12/15/1979, Vol. 2 Issue 6204, p1561
Academic Journal
Examines the patients with neurological signs and symptoms of associated with various abnormalities of platelets and platelet function. Implications of platelet abnormalities; Impact of platelet abnormalities on the occurrence of neurological dysfunction syndromes; Approach for the treatment of neurological dysfunction.


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