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Platelet Function Disorder Evaluation

The evaluation of platelet function disorder begins with a history and physical exam.

Physical findings in someone with a platelet function disorder may include:

Tests that may be used to evaluate a platelet function disorder include:

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Last Updated: Dec 23, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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