Red Blood Cell Diseases (RBC) 1 - 3.

Red Blood Cell Diseases (RBC) 1 - 3.
#00001573
Author: Stanley Schrier
Category: Red Cell: Hemolytic Anemia (HA)
Published Date: 06/05/2002

There is extensive course basophilic stippling of the red blood cells (RBC) in this patient who has had exposure to toxic levels of lead. The "stippling" identifies clumped ribosomal RNA.