The 3rd issue of "Chase the Case" is about “Sicle Cell Anemia”. Sickle cell anemia is an inherited genetic disease, that affects the structure of hemoglobin and which develops only in homozygosis. Patient use Hydroxyurea. In typical cases of Hydroxyurea using sickle cell anemia patients, MCV is elevated and MCHC is decreased. Download and subscribe ► Chase the Case page
What is "Chase the Case"?
Each month, HORIBA Medical shares a selected hematology clinical case with you in the PDF presentation named "Chase the Case". Every clinical case introduced here is picked up from a real laboratory in the world. It will help in a variety of ways:
- Understanding the pattern of the matrix given by Yumizen H2500 hematology analyzers for various pathological cases.
- As a learning opportunity for biology students.
- HORIBA Medical users can contribute to the “Chase the Case” by submitting clinical cases they obtained.