Case report: immunoglobulin M-mediated, temperature-dependent neutrophil agglutination as a cause of pseudoneutropenia.

@article{Carr1996CaseRI,
  title={Case report: immunoglobulin M-mediated, temperature-dependent neutrophil agglutination as a cause of pseudoneutropenia.},
  author={M. Eric Carr and J E Whitehead and Paula Carlson and William Todd and James Orcutt and H D Wallace},
  journal={The American journal of the medical sciences},
  year={1996},
  volume={311 2},
  pages={92-5}
}
The authors report the case of a 77-year-old man in whom intermittent neutropenia developed during a prolonged hospitalization. Laboratory records revealed wide variations in the patient's routine leukocyte counts. Examination of the peripheral smear revealed clumps of 2-3 polymorphonuclear leukocytes throughout the slide and large aggregates (> 50 cells… CONTINUE READING