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Flashcards in Heme/Onco Deck (3):

16 y/o, getting tired lately
Normal TSH
Normal HCT
MCV low
Ovalocytes on Peripheral smear

Test to confirm DX?

B thalassemia Minor!
Order Hg Electrophoresis - HbA2 --> High; HbA --> low


Test to establish a diagnosis of Chronic lymphocytic leukemia

Flow cytometry and immunophenotyping of peripheral blood


63 y/o with pulmonary nodule of 2 cm on CT
Radiologic Features that can predict Malignancy? (6)

1. >10mm
2. Upper lung
3. Ground glass
4. No calcification
5. Irregular boarders
6. Increase in size overtime

Malignancy if
Older age
Hx of smoking
Hx of CA