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LR+H Prac: ANaemia

2

When should blood smear be made?

Fresh
- submit with EDTA sample ready made

3

How should blood smear be dried?

- air dry (NO HEAT!)

4

How should slides be stored?

Room temperature (otherwise condensation will destroy slide)

5

How should blood be stored?

Fridge

6

What 3 components must be looked at ona blood smear?

- RBCS
- leucocytes
- platelets

7

Which bit of the blood smear should be assessing?

Minilayer (between feathered edge and thick bit)