Target cell formation leading to pseudoleukocytosis in patients with malignant disorders.


Pseudoleukocytosis is a phenomenon resulting from different qualitative and quantitative cellular or chemical abnormalities. Such spurious increases in the leukocyte count may be caused by the occurrence of nucleated red blood cells (NRBC) (1) and lysis-resistant red blood cells (RBC), such as erythrocytes with high osmotic resistance in newborns… (More)
DOI: 10.1515/CCLM.2010.237


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