MPV may reflect subcinical platelet activation in diabetic patients with and without diabetic retinopathy

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Citirik M., Beyazyildiz E., Simsek M., Beyazyildiz O., Haznedaroglu I. C.

EYE, vol.29, no.3, pp.376-379, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 29 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1038/eye.2014.298
  • Journal Name: EYE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.376-379
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Purpose To search subclinical platelet activation via detecting three important platelet activation parameters; mean platelet volume (MPV), platelet distribution width (PDW), and plateletcrit (PCT) in diabetic retinopathy (DR) in comparison with those in healthy adults as controls.