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Flashcards in 32: H&P in Hematology- Kanis Deck (3):
1

what are the causes of glossitis?

megaloblastic anemia or Fe deficiency

2

what is the name of the left supraclavicular node and why is it significant?

virchow's node

come site of metastasis

3

what are the symptoms of thrombocytopenia (low platelet count)?

- epistaxis (dried blood in nose)
- bleeding from gums and mucus membranes
-menorrhagia
-petechiae
- excessive bleeding after trauma/surgery