What does p LCR mean in blood tests?

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What does p LCR mean in blood tests?

What does p LCR mean in blood tests?

P-LCR:% of large platelets. MPV expresses the analytical mean of platelet volumes (there is no normal MPV, but normal MPV for that number of platelets); the slower the platelet production rate, the lower the MPV.

What are large platelets?

"Giant platelets" is a term used to describe extremely large platelets, for example, the size of a red blood cell. This can be seen in some conditions, such as immune thrombocytopenic purpura or rare conditions such as Bernard-Soulier disease.

How to lower the volume of platelets?

Garlic: Alkine, a chemical compound found in freshly chopped or crushed garlic cloves, can reduce the body's ability to produce platelets. This can help reduce the total number of platelets in the blood. Ginseng: Known as an energy boosting herbal supplement.

What does it mean in MPV blood tests?

MPV stands for Mean platelet volume - mean platelet volume; in practice, therefore, this parameter tells us how large our platelets are on average: the higher the MPV, the greater the average platelet size.

What to eat to lower platelets?

The same goes for pomegranate, coffee and cinnamon, which are also capable of reducing the production of platelets and preventing the aggregation of existing ones .... Here are a few:
  1. Oranges, mandarins and citrus fruits in general.
  2. Apricots.
  3. Plums.
  4. Pineapple.
  5. Pomegranate.
  6. Berries.
  7. Tomatoes.
  8. Radishes.
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