Pseudothrombocytopenia : a system analysis for a good detective
A 59-year-old woman was receiving treatment with radiotherapy and weekly cisplatin, after a diagnosis of cervical cancer. After three weeks her platelet level was under 20.000 and she was put under
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We all know the sad story of Pompei. Their citizens were living there for centuries and they never thought that the vulcano could kill them. A new town was rebuild exactly at the same place. What can I learn from this?People in general think that a second episode is not going to happen because the first one was exceptional. Is this true? Can we take some lessons for Medicine?
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