Flashcards in 33: Bone Marrow Examination- Kanis Deck (3):
What is the healthy Myeloid:Erythroid ratio?
- 3-4 myeloid line cells for every erythroid line cell.
- differences in this ratio will lead you to different disease pathways ( increased: chronic myeloid leukemia
decreased: acute/chronic hemolysis)
Preferred site for bone marrow extraction?
- posterior superior iliac crest