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Medical Term:

thrombasthenia

Pronunciation: throm'bas-the'ne-a

Definition: An abnormality of platelets characteristic of Glanzmann thrombasthenia.

Synonym(s): thromboasthenia

[thromb- + G. astheneia, weakness]

See Also: Bernard-Soulier syndrome

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