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Case 86 – part B2

Thanks for joining in with this short case. We reviewed the blood film of an 82 year old. The FBC was done for diabetes monitoring. There was no recent transfusion and no new medications. The film showed red cell agglutination(3) … Continue reading

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Case 86 – part B1

An 82 year old gentleman has a routine blood count for diabetes monitoring. This is the blood film.   Questions: What do you see on the blood film? What questions do you want to ask the patient? Any further investigations? … Continue reading

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Dermatology short cases: case 5

Cryoglobulinaemia This poor chap has significant acrocyanosis and necrosis, affecting his hands, nose and lips. You were all quite intrigued by this picture and suggested diagnoses flew in thick and fast. Clearly profound hypotension and DIC associated with sepsis could cause … Continue reading

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