Thrombocytes or platelets are colourless blood cells that assist in blood clotting by forming plugs in blood vessel holes. A healthy person has between 150,000 to 400,000 platelets per microlitre of blood.Monday, 13 May, 2013, 10:07am
Australia cricket captain Michael Clarke is a serious doubt for today's final one-day international against Sri Lanka after twisting his ankle. He was undergoing treatment ahead of the game, Cricket Australia said.23 Jan 2013 - 4:39am
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton received a standing ovation from her staff and an American football helmet to protect her from Washington’s hard knocks as she returned to work.8 Jan 2013 - 2:41pm
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton will return to work on Monday after a month-long absence caused by a series of health scares, including a blood clot in her head, the State Department said.7 Jan 2013 - 1:39pm
US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton left a New York hospital after three days of treatment and is expected to make a full recovery from a rare blood clot in her head.
The 65-year-old diplomat was forced to spend New Year's Eve in hospital.4 Jan 2013 - 4:46am