Pappenheimer Bodies in Sickle Cell Disease - 2.

Pappenheimer Bodies in Sickle Cell Disease - 2.
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Author: John Lazarchick
Category: Red Cell: Hemoglobinopathies
Published Date: 03/17/2014

At a higher magnification, many of the RBCs can be seen to contain single or multiple irregular granules (small arrow). The larger arrow shows a typical sickle cell. Pappenheimer bodies are abnormal granules of iron found inside red blood cells on a routine blood stain