Skip to Content
Get facts about myelofibrosis treatment options here
Medical Term:

thrombocytopenia

Pronunciation: throm'bo-si'to-pe'ne-a

Definition: A condition in which an abnormally small number of platelets is present in the circulating blood.

Synonym(s): thrombopenia

[thrombocyte + G. penia, poverty]

© Copyright 2016 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review Date: Sep 19, 2016.
Hide