Tag Archives: Bone marrow
Image size increased!!! what would you expect to find on immunohistochemistry? how would you manage this patient? what are the options?
The results you have all been waiting for!!! Can you describe this trephine biopsy? Start with the basics! Can you make a diagnosis? If so how would you manage this patient? any more investigations!
The patient is referred to Haematology and a CT scan is requested. This confirms splenomegaly with some enlarged mesenteric lymph nodes also identified. A bone marrow biopsy is organised for the following day. Unfortunately, this is a dry tap and … Continue reading
Our patient As with a number of haematological emergencies, the first sign of a major problem is through a grossly abnormal full blood count. In this case the biomedical scientists made a blood film and confirmed the thrombocytopenia was true. … Continue reading