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Case study (50) – Neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia
  Case study (50) – Neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia A full-term newborn was found to have purpura, petechiae, and breathing difficult...
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Case study (49) – Autoimmune hemolytic anemia
  Case study (49) – Autoimmune hemolytic anemia A 55-year-old lady, who is a heavy smoker, develops a productive cough and receives oral a...
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Case study (48) – Chronic Lymphoproliferative Disorder - Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma
Case study (48) – Chronic Lymphoproliferative Disorder - Diffuse large B-cell lymphoma A 75-year-old woman has a history of increasing fatig...
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 Case study (47) – Pancytopenia due to Visceral Leishmaniasis
Case study (47) – Pancytopenia due to Visceral Leishmaniasis A 31-year-old woman returned 3 months ago from a long holiday in the Middle Eas...
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Case study (46) – Rifampicin induced thrombocytopenia (ITP)
Case study (46) – Rifampicin induced thrombocytopenia (ITP)   A 37-year-old woman of African origin is diagnosed as suffering from tuberculo...
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Case study (45) - Burkitt’s lymphoma
Case study (45) - Burkitt’s lymphoma   Questions:   Q1. These blood films are from a 34-year-old woman who has a white blood cell (WBC) coun...
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Case study (44) - Sickle beta-thalassemia
Case study (44) - Sickle beta-thalassemia  Questions:  Q1. Comment on the abnormalities in the blood films.  The patient’s blood count shows...
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