Acanthocytes

Known as: Crenated Red Blood Cell, acanthrocyte, cells spur 
Erythrocytes with protoplasmic projections giving the cell a thorny appearance. (MeSH)
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1955-2018
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2012
2012
Maintenance of the asymmetric distribution of phospholipids across the plasma membrane is a prerequisite for the survival of… (More)
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2012
2012
Acanthocytes, abnormal thorny red blood cells (RBC), are one of the biological hallmarks of neuroacanthocytosis syndromes (NA), a… (More)
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2009
2009
In this case report we describe the relationship between ferritin levels and hepcidin in a patient with alcohol-related spur cell… (More)
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2009
2009
Wild populations of many species are declining as a result of habitat destruction and climate change but also through the over… (More)
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2007
2007
The purpose of this prospective, longitudinally-controlled study was to analyze the isolated effect of spurs on the craniofacial… (More)
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2001
2001
An enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) was developed for the detection of antibodies to a herpesvirus associated with an… (More)
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2000
2000
It has been suggested that preexisting severe hepatic iron overload may adversely affect outcome after liver transplantation. The… (More)
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1991
1991
Erythrocyte morphology by phase contrast microscopic examination (PCM) of the urine is widely employed in distinguishing… (More)
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1975
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1975
Cholesterol-rich membranes are the hallmark of "spur" red cells. Spur cells accumulate cholesterol from cholesterol-rich serum… (More)
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