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Flashcards in Pattern recognition Deck (13):
1

Auer Rod

AML

(PML when DIC)
(MDS RAEB type II if

2

Aquagenic pruritus

Polycythemia rubra vera

Histamine release leads to itching on contact with water

3

Smear cell

CLL

4

Teardrop dacrocyte

Myelofibrosis

5

Osmotic fragility

Hereditary spherocytosis

6

Heinz bodies + bite cell + broad beans

G6PD deficienct

7

Donath-Landsteiner Abs

Paroxysmal cold haemoglobinuria

8

Ham's test

Paroxysmal nocturnal haemoglobinuria

9

E.coli 0157

HUS

10

Downey cell

Reactive lymphocytosis - EBV, CMV

11

Clue cells

Bacterial vaginosis

Gardenerella vaginalis produces vaginolysin toxin

12

Widal test

Typhoid - Salmonella typhi/paratyphi

13

A densely fibrotic 'wooden' lesion with central purulence containing sulphur granules surrounded by neutrophils

Actinomyces israelii