Neutrophil aggregate with Platelet Satellitism

Neutrophil aggregate with Platelet Satellitism
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Author: Perla Vicari, MD, PhD
Category: Hemostasis and coagulation > Bleeding disorders > Platelet abnormalities > Thrombocytopenia > Artifactual thrombocytopenia > Platelet satellitism
Published Date: 08/12/2021

Blood smear showing neutrophil aggregate with platelet satellitism: a rare phenomenon of platelet rosetting around granulocytes observed in blood smears obtained from blood anticoagulated with EDTA. (May-Grünwald-Giemsa stain)