normochromic


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normochromic

[¦nȯr·mə′krō·mik]
(cell and molecular biology)
Pertaining to erythrocytes which have a mean corpuscular hemoglobin (MCH), or color, index and a mean corpuscular hemoglobin concentration (MCHC), or saturation, index within two standard deviations above or below the mean normal.
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Complete blood count showed normocytic, normochromic anaemia (10.
His liver function tests, renal function tests, and complete blood count, were within normal limits except normocytic normochromic anemia having hemoglobin level of 10.
Morphology showed normochromic, anisocytosis, Rouleaux formation, circulating blast cells with Auer rods, bicytopenia with leukocytosis, neutrophils: 0.
Peripheral blood picture revealed normocytic normochromic anemia (hemoglobin--9.
Increased rouleaux formation was observed on peripheral smear examination in all cases; 87% of the cases showed a normocytic normochromic anaemia.
6 g/dl), normocytic, normochromic anemia and a high total leucocyte count (23.
8 x 109 L, neutrophils 70%, lymphocytes 30%, platelet count 188 x 109 L, left shift of neutrophils, normocytic normochromic red blood cells and elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) (100 mm/hr).
In the current study, hemato-biochemical analysis revealed mild normocytic normochromic regenerative anemia, normocytic hypochromic anemia and macrocytic-normochromic anemia, slightly elevated WBC count (in all cats) with mild basophilia and monocytosis.
Anemia was observed in 1/3rd of patients treated with rituximab, which was mostly normocytic normochromic, but we were unable to describe the true linkage with rituximab as it might be associated with the primary disease itself as we had not included the pretreatment hemoglobin in our study.
Initial blood results showed pancytopenia, a normocytic, normochromic anaemia, and mildly elevated transaminases and canalicular enzymes.
Normocytic normochromic anaemia was the dominant morphological pattern seen in 49% patients.