TITLE

Schistocytes on the peripheral blood smear

AUTHOR(S)
Tefferi, Ayalew; Elliott, Michelle A.
PUB. DATE
June 2004
SOURCE
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Jun2004, Vol. 79 Issue 6, p809
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes an image showing schistocytes on the peripheral blood smear. Overview of microangiopathic hemolytic anemia; Red blood cell injury; Importance of considering the possibility of thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura/hemolytic uremic syndrome in acute-onset thrombocytopenia.
ACCESSION #
13317241

 

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