Blood Sample showing Spontaneous agglutinates in Cold Agglutinin Disease

Blood Sample showing Spontaneous agglutinates in Cold Agglutinin Disease
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Author: Manish Raturi, MD, MBBS; Shamee Shastry M.D., MBBS
Category: Red Cell: Hemolytic Anemia (HA) > Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemias > Cold-active antibodies > Cold agglutinin disease (CAD)
Published Date: 11/14/2018

  1. Visible cold agglutinates present in the EDTA sample of patient.
  2. These spontaneous agglutinates interfered with patients' blood typing.
  3. They were resolved using DTT Reagent