Platelet Ribbon, Normal blood

A string of platelets or Platelet Ribbon. This is the appearance of normal platelets when being shed by a megakaryocyte into the marrow sinus. The ribbon then breaks up into numerous small platelet fragments. Normal blood - 100X


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