https://www.healthline.com/health/poikilocytosis

Oct 25, 2017 ... Poikilocytosis is the term for having abnormally shaped red blood cells ... a transplant, while those with serious infections may need antibiotics.

https://www.ucsfhealth.org/tests/003665.html

Feb 11, 2016 ... Myelofibrosis; Severe iron deficiency; Thalassemia major; Cancer in the bone marrow; Anemia caused by bone marrow not producing normal ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Poikilocytosis

Poikilocytosis is variation in cell shape: poikilocytes may be oval, teardrop- shaped, sickle-shaped or irregularly contracted. Normal red blood cells are round , ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK263/

From a diagnostic standpoint, poikilocytosis has no specificity, but the recognition .... and in the "spur cell anemia" associated with severe alcoholic liver disease.

https://www.mayoclinicproceedings.org/article/S0025-6196(11)63068-1/fulltext

The peripheral blood smear showed hypochromic microcytic anemia with moderate anisocytosis and poikilocytosis. The differential diagnosis of microcytic  ...

https://www.mayoclinicproceedings.org/article/S0025-6196(11)61568-1/pdf

MICROCYTIC ANEMIA. The 3 major diagnostic possibilities for microcytic anemia ..... anisocytosis and poikilocytosis in patients with IDA, and polychromasia in ...

https://academic.oup.com/labmed/article-pdf/34/7/526/24958813/labmed34-0526.pdf

0.5-1.5% polychromasia 2+ hypochromia 2+ anisocytosis 3+ microcytosis 3+ poikilocytosis 3+ schistocytosis Occasional spherocytes Occasional target cells 1 +.

https://www.ucsfbenioffchildrens.org/tests/003665.html

Feb 8, 2012 ... Abetalipoproteinemia; Severe liver disease. The presence of teardrop-shaped cells may indicate: Leukoerythroblastic anemia; Myelofibrosis ...

https://theartofmed.wordpress.com/2015/09/05/morphological-abnormalities-of-red-blood-cells/

Sep 5, 2015 ... The term for variations in the shape of cells is poikilocytosis. ... A major function of the spleen is the clearance of opsonized, deformed, and ...

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/319852.php

Oct 29, 2017 ... Many pregnant women experience mild anemia at this time, but more severe anemia can make the baby anemic. When a baby has anemia it ...