Yohannan, Mulakkan D.; Higgy, Kamal E.
June 1994
Clinical Pediatrics;Jun1994, Vol. 33 Issue 6, p340
Academic Journal
Presents the results of the study conducted among 663 children with thrombocytosis at the King Khalid University Hospital in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia determining the disease's etiology. Characteristics of thrombocytosis; Causes; Disease associations; Pathogenesis.


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