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Blood Test Information

Platelet Aggregation

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Special instructions
Patients must be assessed by a member of the RUH Haematology medical staff prior to testing. If clinically indicated, the patient will be referred to the Bristol Haemophilia Centre.

Reference range
See individual report

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Turnaround Time
14 days

Department: Haematology

Clinical Application
The platelet aggregation test aids in the evaluation of bleeding disorders by measuring the rate and degree to which platelets aggregate after the addition of a chemical that stimulates aggregation.


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