Essential thrombocythemia

Essential thrombocythemia
Author: Luiz Arthur Leite, PhD; João Vinícius Moraes Costa
Category: Myeloid Neoplasms and acute leukemia (WHO 2016) > Myelodysplastic/myeloproliferative neoplasms (MDS/MPN)
Published Date: 10/26/2021

Peripheral blood smear from a patient with essential thrombocythemia with a platelet count of 2500.000/mm3, with macroplatelets and giant platelets. (May Grunwald-Giemsa stain, original magnification ×1000). This myeloproliferative disease is associated with JAK2 mutation.