essential thrombocythemia

(eh-SENT-shul THROM-boh-sy-THEE-mee-uh)

An increased number of thrombocytes (platelets) in the blood, without a known cause. Also called essential thrombocytosis.

Pronunciation of dictionary term "essential thrombocythemia"

Pronunciation of dictionary term "trombocitemia esencial"

Número aumentado de trombocitos (plaquetas) en la sangre, sin una causa conocida. También se llama trombocitosis esencial.