mean platelet volume


Summary: A measure of the size of PLATELETS.

Top Publications

  1. Wang R, Cao Z, Li Y, Yu K. Utility of N-terminal pro B-type natriuretic peptide and mean platelet volume in differentiating congestive heart failure from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Int J Cardiol. 2013;170:e28-9 pubmed publisher
  2. Takeda Y, Fujita S, Ikemoto T, Okada Y, Sohmiya K, Hoshiga M, et al. The relationship of fibroblast growth factors 21 and 23 and α-Klotho with platelet activity measured by platelet volume indices. Clin Chem Lab Med. 2015;53:1569-74 pubmed publisher
    ..Therefore, the relationship of FGF21, FGF23, and α-Klotho (co-receptor for FGF23 signaling) with mean platelet volume (MPV) and platelet distribution width (PDW), two platelet volume indices that reflect platelet activity, ..
  3. Üstün Bezgin S, Cakabay T, Odaman Al I. Assessment of red blood cell distribution width and mean platelet volume in children with epistaxis. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2017;95:20-23 pubmed publisher
    This study aimed to investigate whether there is a relationship between red blood cell distribution width, mean platelet volume and epistaxis in children...
  4. Saeed O, Rangasamy S, Selevany I, Madan S, Fertel J, Eisenberg R, et al. Sildenafil Is Associated With Reduced Device Thrombosis and Ischemic Stroke Despite Low-Level Hemolysis on Heart Mate II Support. Circ Heart Fail. 2017;10: pubmed publisher
    ..Accordingly, we investigated the association of sildenafil administration and thrombotic events in patients with LLH during Heart Mate II support...
  5. Sun Y, Guo Y, Wang H, Chen Z, Wu Y, Shi H, et al. Differences in platelet-related parameters among patients with audiographically distinct sudden sensorineural hearing loss: A retrospective study. Medicine (Baltimore). 2017;96:e7877 pubmed publisher
    ..venous blood samples were collected, and routine blood parameters including platelet and lymphocyte count, mean platelet volume (MPV), and platelet-to-lymphocyte ratio (PLR) were measured...
  6. Karagöz E, Ulcay A, Turhan V. Mean platelet volume and red blood cell distribution width in prognosis of chronic hepatitis B. Wien Klin Wochenschr. 2014;126:250-1 pubmed publisher
  7. Lee J, Yoon S, Kim H, Lim C. Characteristics of the mean platelet volume, neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio, and C-reactive protein compared to the procalcitonin level in pneumonia patients. Platelets. 2015;26:278-80 pubmed publisher
  8. Zaccardi F, Rocca B, Rizzi A, Ciminello A, Teofili L, Ghirlanda G, et al. Platelet indices and glucose control in type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus: A case-control study. Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis. 2017;27:902-909 pubmed publisher
    ..We aimed to investigate differences in mean platelet volume (MPV), platelet count, and platelet mass between patients with T1DM, T2DM, and healthy controls and to ..
  9. Mousa S, Sayed S, Moussa M, Hassan A. Assessment of platelets morphological changes and serum butyrylcholinesterase activity in children with diabetic ketoacidosis: a case control study. BMC Endocr Disord. 2017;17:23 pubmed publisher
    Many studies indicated that mean platelet volume (MPV) and platelet distribution width (PDW) may be valuable in the diagnosis and management of clinical disorders; also, serum butyrylcholinesterase activity (BChE) was suggested to be ..

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  1. Akgedik R, Yağız Y. Is Decreased Mean Platelet Volume in Allergic Airway Diseases Associated With Extent of the Inflammation Area?. Am J Med Sci. 2017;354:33-38 pubmed publisher
    The aim of this study was to determine the relationship between mean platelet volume (MPV) level and the extent of airway inflammation in allergic airway diseases and in subgroups by comparison of inflammatory markers...
  2. Yılmaz M, Dagli M, Uku O, Bilen M, Korkmaz H, Erdem K, et al. Focusing on a complete blood cell parameter: mean platelet volume levels may be a predictor of coronary slow flow. Vasc Health Risk Manag. 2017;13:255-261 pubmed publisher
    The relationship between increased mean platelet volume (MPV) and atherosclerosis is well known...
  3. Bulbul Y, Aydın Özgür E, Orem A. Platelet indices in obstructive sleep apnea: the role of mean platelet volume, platelet distribution widht and plateletcrit. Tuberk Toraks. 2016;64:206-210 pubmed
    Because studies report controversial findings of mean platelet volume (MPV) and platelet distribution width (PDW), we aimed to investigate platelet indices in patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)...
  4. Li H, Wang Y, Liu Z, Yuan Y, Huang W, Zhang N, et al. Lack of association between platelet indices and disease stage in osteosarcoma at diagnosis. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0174668 pubmed publisher
    The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship between platelet indices [mean platelet volume (MPV), platelet count (PLT), platelet distribution width (PDW) and plateletcrit (PCT)] at diagnosis in osteosarcoma...
  5. Kurtul A, Acikgoz S. Usefulness of Mean Platelet Volume-to-Lymphocyte Ratio for Predicting Angiographic No-Reflow and Short-Term Prognosis After Primary Percutaneous Coronary Intervention in Patients With ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction. Am J Cardiol. 2017;120:534-541 pubmed publisher
    ..Both increased mean platelet volume (MPV), which is a platelet activation marker, and lymphopenia, which is an inflammation marker, have been ..
  6. Zou S, Teixeira A, Kostadima M, Astle W, Radhakrishnan A, Simon L, et al. SNP in human ARHGEF3 promoter is associated with DNase hypersensitivity, transcript level and platelet function, and Arhgef3 KO mice have increased mean platelet volume. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0178095 pubmed publisher
    ..3 (SNP rs1354034) that strongly associates with platelet number and mean platelet volume in humans...
  7. Sarioğlu N, Demirpolat G, Erel F, Kose M. Which Is the Ideal Marker for Early Atherosclerosis in Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) - Carotid Intima-Media Thickness or Mean Platelet Volume?. Med Sci Monit. 2017;23:1674-1681 pubmed
    ..Carotid intima-media thickness (IMT) is widely used for assessment of atherosclerosis. Mean platelet volume (MPV) is a new marker associated with atherothrombosis...
  8. Taşoğlu O, Sahin A, Karatas G, Koyuncu E, Tasoglu I, Tecimel O, et al. Blood mean platelet volume and platelet lymphocyte ratio as new predictors of hip osteoarthritis severity. Medicine (Baltimore). 2017;96:e6073 pubmed publisher
    ..Blood platelet lymphocyte ratio (PLR) and mean platelet volume (MPV) are accepted as novel markers in many of the systemic inflammatory disorders, but have not been ..
  9. Providencia R, Faustino A, Paiva L, Fernandes A, Barra S, Pimenta J, et al. Mean platelet volume is associated with the presence of left atrial stasis in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation. BMC Cardiovasc Disord. 2013;13:40 pubmed publisher
    b>Mean platelet volume has been associated with stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation...
  10. Unal E, Ozen A, Kocabeyoglu S, Durukan A, Tak S, Songur M, et al. Mean platelet volume may predict early clinical outcome after coronary artery bypass grafting. J Cardiothorac Surg. 2013;8:91 pubmed publisher
    An elevated mean platelet volume is associated with increased platelet activation and thus may predict thrombotic events...
  11. Yang J, Cho S, Ahn H, Ahn H, Lee H, Lee W, et al. Mean platelet volume in acute appendicitis: a gender difference. Platelets. 2014;25:226-7 pubmed publisher