Coincidental finding of May-Hegglin anomaly in a patient with end-stage renal failure.

@article{Nel1992CoincidentalFO,
  title={Coincidental finding of May-Hegglin anomaly in a patient with end-stage renal failure.},
  author={N C Nel and Barend Wilhelm Jansen van Rensburg and Louise du Plessis and Christina Potgieter and K. N. Stevens},
  journal={American journal of hematology},
  year={1992},
  volume={40 3},
  pages={216-21}
}
We present two cases of May-Hegglin anomaly incidentally discovered in a patient and his brother during investigation of the patient for end-stage renal failure and workup for renal transplantation. Routine laboratory tests were performed and included a basically normal clotting profile. Ultrastructural studies of the May-Hegglin inclusions proved diagnostic, findings were compared with those of two similar granulocyte inclusion bodies, and nomenclature discrepancies that still exist in most… CONTINUE READING