poikilocytosis


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poikilocytosis

[pȯi¦kil·ə·sī′tō·səs]
(medicine)
A condition in which erythrocytes are distorted in shape.
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Another genetic cause of poikilocytosis is the irreversible sickle cells seen in sickle syndromes (Figure 3--Slide H).
HPP is characterized by erythrocyte poikilocytosis and fragmentation, erythrocyte budding, spherocytes, triangulocytes, micropoikilocytosis, microspherocytosis, and occasional elliptocytes, which together result in a pattern reminiscent of thermal injury.
Peripheral blood smear showed important anisocytosis and poikilocytosis with hypocrome microcytes predominance.
A peripheral blood film showed mild anemia with microcytes, no significant polychromasia or poikilocytosis, and neutrophils with prominent granulation.
The monkey had moderate anemia with unremarkable values of both mean corpuscular volume and mean corpuscular hemoglobin, indicating a normocytic normochromic anemia characterized by severe poikilocytosis and polychromasia, with many echinocytes, and moderate Howell-Jolly bodies, in addition to leukopenia with moderate neutropenia.
Mild hypochomia, anisocytosis and poikilocytosis were observed on peripheral blood smear.
Her baseline laboratory parameters demonstrated normochromic anaemia with anisocytosis and poikilocytosis.
1) showed a leukoerythroblastic picture with marked polychromasia, large number of circulating nucleated red blood cells and marked poikilocytosis including blister cells, spherocytes and echinocytes, consistent with oxidative hemolysis.
Peripheral blood smear revealed anisocytosis, poikilocytosis, along with target cells and contracted red blood cells.
The peripheral blood smear was notable for marked microcytosis, hypochromia, polychromasia, poikilocytosis, and anisocytosis with numerous erythroblasts.
Additionally, extended blood test was conducted, revealing red cell anisocytosis, macrocytosis, and poikilocytosis.
Aniso-cytosis, poikilocytosis, macroovalocytosis, microcytosis, fragmentation, and teardrop erythrocytes were more prominent on the blood films of patients with megaloblastic anemia.