Platelet disorders

Last updated: Friday, 24, December, 2010
Key InformationAppropriate Tests

Quantitative 

See Thrombocytopenia and Thrombocytosis.

Qualitative

Acquired platelet dysfunction

Aspirin, other NSAID 

See under Bleeding disorders - acquired bleeding disorders.

Myeloproliferative disorders, especially

Paraproteinaemia

Renal failure

Inherited platelet dysfunction

See under Bleeding disorders - inherited bleeding disorders