Macrocytic anaemia. Options?
- liver disease
Normocytic anaemia. Options?
- blood loss
- marrow failure
- secondary anaemia
- chronic inflammation
- congenital sideroblastic anaemia
Microcytic anaemia. Options?
- Fe deficiency
What is a clue to reticulocytes on a blood smear?
Why might there be increased reticulocytes?
Why might there be decreased reticulocytes?
secondary anaemia eg chronic renal failure
hypoplastic anaemia eg aplastic anaemia
lack of haematinics