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Our blog is created for laboratory professionals with a particular interest in hematology and digital cell morphology. Our aim is to inform, educate and inspire in equal measures - by highlighting interesting articles, sharing interesting patient cases and cell images, and presenting inspiring success stories from our community of CellaVision-users from around the world.

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Cell Case #28

A 70-year old woman was seen by the hematologist on the basis of the following blood count: Hemoglobin: 8,8 g/dL; Thrombocyte-count: 13x10E9/L and a leukocytosis of 55x10E9/L. The following aberrant cells were seen in the peripheral blood smear.                 What is your diagnosis? Please post your suggestions. Download Cell ...


Diagnosis for Cell Case #27

Thank you for all the interesting suggestions! The Diagnosis for CellCase #27 is CML. For more information about CML take a look at this abstract: Click here >>                              Thank you for input – please don’t forget that you are most welcome to ...


Cell Case #27

A 72-year old woman was admitted in the emergency ward because of fatique, weight loss and stomach complaints The cell counter displayed an anemia, slight thrombocytosis and a severe leukocytosis.     The peripheral blood smear showed the following cells:                 What is your diagnosis? Please post your suggestions. ...


Diagnosis for Cell Case #26

Thank you for all your interesting posts and suggestions for CellCase#26! The Diagnosis for CellCase#26 is SMZL (Splenic Marginal Lymphoma) For more interesting reading about SMZL, check out this article: Click here >>                              Thank you for input – please don’t forget that ...


Cell Case #26

A blood sample from a 90-year old asymptomatic woman was analyzed. The result from the cell counter showed abnormalities.     The following cells were found in the blood smear:                   What is your diagnosis? Please post your suggestions. Download Cell Case #26 as pdf and share with ...


Diagnosis for Cell Case #25

The Diagnosis for CellCase#25 is Therapy induced myeloid neoplasm.                                 Thank you for input – please don’t forget that you are most welcome to contact us if you would like to share one of your interesting or challenging cases on ...


Be the Undisputed CellaVision Cell Quiz Champion!

        Let us present the current top three leaders! Jorge A Luque Rodriguez, 2350 points Henry Paz, 2300 points Heidi Andersson, 2075 points   We challenge you beat our current high score leaders. Will your name be on the list for October? Download our CellAtlas app on your smartphone. Try to beat ...


Cell Case #25

A 69-year old woman was seen at the emergency ward due to a routine check-up. The check-up showed a hemoglobin value of 7,9 g/dL. The rheumatologist performed routine check-up, since patient received methotrexaat (MTX) for her anti-CCP-positive reumatoid arthritis (RA).                   What is your diagnosis? Please post your ...


Results for Global Test A – 2017

Thank you to all of you that participated in our Global Test! We were glad to see that so many of you signed up to participate in our Global Test. The result is now available for all of you that participated. We could see  a few cells where the group had different suggested classifications. The ...


Global Test A – 2017

Welcome to sign up for a new global test! Test your morphology skills in our new global test. All you have to do is register here  before September 1st and do your best in classifying the cells using our cloud-based software CellaVision Proficiency Software. The Case The patient is a five-year-old boy with the following ...


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