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Haematology and immunology 

Haematology and immunology
Haematology and immunology

Chantal Simon

, Hazel Everitt

, Françoise van Dorp

, and Matt Burkes

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date: 15 August 2020

Full blood count and ESR

Anaemia: diagnosis and initial investigation

Iron deficiency anaemia

Other anaemias


Bleeding and clotting disorders


Haematological malignancy

Acute leukaemia

Chronic leukaemia and myeloproliferation


Immune deficiency syndromes


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

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