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Haematology and immunology 

Haematology and immunology
Chapter:
Haematology and immunology
Source:
Oxford Handbook of General Practice (4 edn)
Author(s):

Chantal Simon

, Hazel Everitt

, Françoise van Dorp

, and Matt Burkes

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199671038.003.0019

Full blood count and ESR

Anaemia: diagnosis and initial investigation

Iron deficiency anaemia

Other anaemias

Haemoglobinopathy

Bleeding and clotting disorders

Anticoagulation

Haematological malignancy

Acute leukaemia

Chronic leukaemia and myeloproliferation

Lymphoma

Immune deficiency syndromes

Allergies

The most commonly requested blood test is the full blood count (FBC). It gives information on:...

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