oa South African Medical Journal - Thrombocyte counts in typhoid fever
|Article Title||Thrombocyte counts in typhoid fever|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 *Baragwanath Hospital, Johannesburg|
|Publication Date||May 1951|
|Pages||303 - 304|
|Keyword(s)||Platelet counts, Thrombocyte counts and Typhoid fever|
We were unable to substantiate the claim that there is a constant fall in the thrombocyte count in typhoid fever. Nor were we able to demonstrate that platelet counts are of value in the early diagnosis of typhoid infections. In only four cases was a significant reduction observed.
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