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acanthocyte (spur cell)

liver dz, abetalipoproteinemia

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Basophilic stipiling

lead poisoning, anemia of chronic dz, alcoholism, thalassemia

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Bite cell

G6PD def

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Elliptocyte

hereditary elliptocytosis

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Macro-ovalocytes

megaloblastic anemia

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Ringed sideroblast

sideroblastic anemia

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schistocyte

DIC, TTP/HUS, traumatic hemolysis

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burr cell

uremia

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sickle cell

sickle cell anemia

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spherocytes

hereditary spherocytosis, AI hemolysis

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tear drop cell

myelofibrosis

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target cell

HbC dz, asplenia, liver dz, thallassemia (HALT)

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Heinz bodies

G6PD def

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howell jolly bodies

fxnal hyposplenia or asplenia