Flashcards in haematology Deck (18):
what does high INR mean?
longer time for blood to clot
what is anti-gastric parietal cell antibodies associated with?
what can peripheral blood film be used for?
what kind of anameia - micro or macrocytic - would a thyroid function test show?
what do hypersegmented polymorphs on a blood film indicate?
what deficiency does pernicious anaemia cause?
pernicious anaemia symptoms
what can indicate myeloma?
1. bone lesions
2. intermittent infections
what does pernicious anaemia look like on blood films?
swollen red tongue indicated what deficiency?
what cell proliferates in hodgkins and non hodgkins lymphoma
germinal b cell
what cell proliferates in waldenstroms macroglobulinaemia? (type of NHL)
what cell proliferates in acute/chronic lymphoblastic leukemia?
signs of peripheral vascular problems i.e burning and throbbing can be caused by what cell proliferating?
bone pain relived by opioids can be caused by what?
infarction to the bone marrow
whta is mgus
when abnormal amount of protein is in the blood