beta-thalassemia major

beta-thalassemia major
Author: Mahtab Sayadi, PhD; Mohammad Sharifi, M.Sc; Mobina Nakhaei, M.Sc
Category: Red Cell: Disorders of Iron Metabolism and Heme Synthesis > Hemochromatosis > x linked (and other) hereditary sideroblastic anmia > Conditions of ineffective erythropoiesis > β-thalassemia Major and Intermedia
Published Date: 02/15/2024

Poikilocytosis is the term used for abnormal-shaped red blood cells (RBCs) in the blood. This PBS belongs to a patient with beta-thalassemia major.
Polychromasia ,Echinocyte ,Acanthocyte ,Howell-Jolly body and target cell are seen.