Case 69 – part 1 – the beginning

A 58 year old gentleman presents with fatigue and weight loss. As part of the work up he has a full blood count performed and a blood film is made:

 

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Questions

  • How name five features on the blood film?
  • What genetic mutation(s) are commonly associated with this condition?
  • What would your management be?

 

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