Aplastic Crisis in a Patient with Sickle Cell Disease - 2.

Aplastic Crisis in a Patient with Sickle Cell Disease - 2.
#00001981
Author: John Lazarchick
Category: Red Cell: Hemoglobin disorder
Published Date: 11/17/2013

The peripheral smear from this patient shows numerous sickled RBC's and the absence of polychromasia.The aspirate is hypocellular consisting primarily of scattered myeloid precursors, small lymphocytes and macrophages. Erythroid precursors are absent.