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    • tags "Hematology"
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    • fileName "Poikilocytes"
    • Burr cell
    • Echinocytes
    • Assoc. w/ Renal Disease, Lymphosarcoma, Electrolyte Depletion, Snake Venom Toxicity, Hypophosphatemia
  1. Spur cell
    • Acanthocytes
    • assoc. w/ Neoplasms, Lipid Metabolism Disorders, Liver Dysfunction, Renal Disease, DIC, Portosystemic Shunts
  2. Target cells
    • Codocytes
    • Assoc. w/ pretty much any anemia
  3. Cigar shaped
    • Eliptocytes
    • Assoc. w/ Acquired/Congenital Disease, Doxorubicin Treatment,
  4. Oval shaped
  5. Helmet cells
    • Schistocytes
    • Assoc. w/ DIC, Heartworm disease, Splenic Disease, Liver Disease, Severe Burns, Iron Deficiency, Vascular Neoplasms, Auto Immune Hemolytic Anemia
  6. Sickle cells
    • Depranocytes
    • Assoc. w/ Sickle cell anemia
  7. Mouth cells
    • Stomatocytes
    • Assoc. w/ Liver Disease, Inherited disorders
  8. Looks like a stack of coins
    • Rouleaux
    • Assoc. w/ Inflammatory Diease, Neoplastic Disease, Alterations In Plasma Proteins
  9. Clumps of cells
    • Agglutination
    • Assoc w/
    • Immune Disease, & Reaction during/after blood transfusions when blood from donor isn't compatible with the recipient forming strong attachments to one another
  10. Tear drop cells
    • Dacryocytes
    • Assoc. w/ Extramedullary Hematopoiesis, Myelofibrosis, Metastatic Tumors of The bone Marrow, Multiple Myelomas, Acute Leukemias
  11. Howell Jolly bodies
    • Single inclusions made of iron
    • Assoc. w/ Patients w/splenectomy, Regenerative anemias, Hemolytic anemias, Various Leukemias
  12. Heinz bodies
    • Inclusions made of rna remnants
    • Assoc. w/ Hemolytic Anemia, & Toxin Exposure, Ingestion of onions, Acetaminophen toxicity, Lymphosarcoma, Chronic Renal Failure, Hyperthyroidism, Diabtetes Mellitus
  13. Smaller dense & dark staining
    • Spherocytes
    • Assoc. w/
    • IMHA, After Blood Transfusions, Zinc Toxicity, Parasitic Infection, Snake Venom Toxicity
  14. NRBC's
    Assoc. w/ Bone Marrow Disease, Increased Erythropoiesis ( Regenerative Anemia ) , Splenic Disease, Lead Poisoning, & Extramedullary hematopoiesis
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2015-02-16 15:56:38

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