Can platelet indices be used as predictors of complication in subjects with appendicitis?


CEYLAN B., ASLAN T., CINAR A., KURT A. R. , Akkoyunlu Y.

WIENER KLINISCHE WOCHENSCHRIFT, vol.128, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 128
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00508-015-0760-4
  • Title of Journal : WIENER KLINISCHE WOCHENSCHRIFT

Abstract

We examined the changes of mean platelet volume (MPV) and platelet distribution width (PDW) in subjects with appendicitis and whether MPV and PDW could be used to predict the development of complication due to appendicitis.