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CHAPTER 110 MEGAKARYOPOIESIS AND THROMBOPOIESIS

CHAPTER 110 MEGAKARYOPOIESIS AND THROMBOPOIESIS Williams Hematology CHAPTER 110 MEGAKARYOPOIESIS AND THROMBOPOIESIS DAVID J. KUTER Anatomy of Megakaryocytes Polyploidy Megakaryocyte Granules Megakaryocyte Surface Membrane Light Microscopic Appearance of Megakaryocytes The Origin of Megakaryocytes Early Megakaryocyte Progenitors Late Megakaryocyte Progenitors Effects of Thrombopoietic Growth Factors Platelet Production and Release The Formation of Platelets from Megakaryocytes Regulation […]

Chapter 110 – Choroidal Dystrophies

Chapter 110 – Choroidal Dystrophies   SANDEEP GROVER GERALD A. FISHMAN           DEFINITION • Choroideremia is a progressive, diffuse, bilateral chorioretinal dystrophy with an X-linked recessive mode of inheritance. • Gyrate atrophy of the choroid and retina is a progressive, diffuse, bilateral chorioretinal dystrophy with an autosomal recessive mode of inheritance. […]