- If you need clarification, ask it in the comment box above.
- Better answers use proper spelling and grammar.
- Provide details, support with references or personal experience.
Tell us some more! Your answer needs to include more details to help people.You can't post answers that contain an email address.Please enter a valid email address.The email address entered is already associated to an account.Login to postPlease use English characters only.
Tip: The max point reward for answering a question is 15.
A lower than expected number of clotting factors in a measured sample of your blood means that if you are injured and blood starts to leak it may take a while for it to stop and lead to higher than expected blood loss
When your skin is injured or broken, platelets clump together and form clots to stop the bleeding. When you don't have enough platelets in your blood, your body cannot form clots. A low platelet count may also be called thrombocytopenia. This condition can range from mild to severe, depending on its underlying cause.8 Feb 2016
When your skin is injured or broken, platelets clump together and form clots to stop the bleeding. When you dont have enough platelets in your blood, your blood cannot form clots. A low platelets count may also be called thrombocytopenia.
Thrombocytopenia is a condition in which you have a low blood platelet count.Platelets (thrombocytes) are colorless blood cells that help blood clot. Platelets stop bleeding by clumping and forming plugs in blood vessel injuries.