Platelet Sizing/ Mean Platelet Volume/ Platelet indices Indications :
Differential diagnoses of hematologic disease, assess platelet function, and guide need for platelet transfusion in thrombocytopenic patients.
Large platelets are young platelets and have better hemostatic function than average age of old platelets. Test Method :
Flow cystometryRelated Tests :
Complete Blood Count, Platelet Count