blood platelet

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The American Red Cross and blood banks throughout the Chicago area say there’s a blood platelet shortage and is asking those eligible to consider donating in the coming days and weeks. Chicago Tribune Staff, chicagotribune.com, "Daywatch: Former Madigan operative’s house raided, Aviary waitress allegedly spits on Eric Trump and other things to know to start your day," 27 June 2019 The Gulf Coast Regional Blood Center is asking for donations, especially for those that can donate blood platelets and O-negative blood. Christopher Dawson, CNN, "How to help the victims of the Santa Fe High School shooting," 21 May 2018 Thrombocytopenia means a low blood platelet count, according to the Mayo Clinic. Detroit Free Press Staff, Detroit Free Press, "There's a new tick in the U.S. and experts are worried," 10 May 2018 Thrombocytopenia means a low blood platelet count, according to the Mayo Clinic. Detroit Free Press Staff, Detroit Free Press, "There's a new tick in the U.S. and experts are worried," 10 May 2018 Thrombocytopenia means a low blood platelet count, according to the Mayo Clinic. Detroit Free Press Staff, Detroit Free Press, "There's a new tick in the U.S. and experts are worried," 10 May 2018 Thrombocytopenia means a low blood platelet count, according to the Mayo Clinic. Detroit Free Press Staff, Detroit Free Press, "There's a new tick in the U.S. and experts are worried," 10 May 2018 Thrombocytopenia means a low blood platelet count, according to the Mayo Clinic. Detroit Free Press Staff, Detroit Free Press, "There's a new tick in the U.S. and experts are worried," 10 May 2018 Thrombocytopenia means a low blood platelet count, according to the Mayo Clinic. Detroit Free Press Staff, Detroit Free Press, "There's a new tick in the U.S. and experts are worried," 10 May 2018

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