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Glossary for Sudden presence of spherocytes in peripheral smear

Medical terms related to Sudden presence of spherocytes in peripheral smear or mentioned in this section include:

  • Abdominal Pain: Pain in the abdominal area or stomach.
  • Abdominal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the abdomen or digestive tract
  • Abnormal blood smear findings in children: Abnormal blood smear findings in children refers to abnormal blood smear test results in children.
  • Abnormal blood test symptoms: Abnormal results from diagnostic blood tests.
  • Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia: Autoimmune hemolytic anemia is characterized by an abnormal immune system response which leads to the destruction of red blood cells and hence anemia. The severity of the condition varies depending on the underlying cause e.g. cytomegalovirus, hepatitis, HIV and lupus. The condition may develop gradually or occur suddenly and cause serious symptoms.
  • Blood symptoms: Symptoms affecting the blood and its blood cells.
  • Burns: Injury from burns and scalds.
  • Digestive symptoms: Any symptoms affecting the digestive tract.
  • Enlarged liver: Swelling of the liver.
  • Hereditary spherocytosis: A rare genetic condition characterized by a defect of the red blood cell membrane. It is characterized by abnormally-shaped red blood cells which are spherical rather than doughnut-shaped. The abnormal red blood cells are broken down by the spleen sooner than normal which leads to problems such as anemia. There are various subtypes of the disorder which are distinguished by the origin of the underlying genetic defect.
  • Hypersplenism: A condition which is characterized by the exaggeration of blood degrading function of the spleen

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Sudden presence of spherocytes in peripheral smear:

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