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Case 3

richalynmarteja July 27, 2022


24-year-old male

Clinical details

Fatigue and fever

Patient Automated blood count

Hb 103 g/L
WCC 28.9 x 109/L
PLT 62 x 109/L

Hb-haemoglobin, WCC-white cell count, PLT-platelet count

  1. Describe the main features of the blood and bone marrow aspirate.
  2. What is the most likely diagnosis?
  3. What makes this diagnosis unique?
  4. How can you confirm the diagnosis?

Blood film

Bone marrow aspirate