Prev post1 of 3Next A low platelet count, medically known as thrombocytopenia, is a health disorder in which your blood has a lower than normal number of platelets. Platelets are the smallest of the blood cells that aid in blood clotting by forming plugs in blood vessel holes. The platelets circulate in the blood with an average lifespan
White Blood Cells are responsible for lowering my immunity so that it does not destroy my new heart organ. They are like my bodies army to fight off illness and infection, but not good for transplanted organs. I take an immunosuppressive medication, tacrolimus twice a day. Three 10mg in the am and two 10 mg in the pm.
White blood cells. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM), showing white blood cells present in a urine sample taken from someone with a urinary tract infection (UTI). The number of white blood cells in urine sediment is normally low. When the number is high, it indicates an infection or inflammation somewhere in the urinary tract. Magnification: x2600 when printed to centimetres wide.