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Ovalocyte
-Egg to cigar shaped RBCs.

-Small numbers are insignificant.

-Moderate to large numbers are found in a variety of conditions including: heriditary elliptocytosis, megaloblastic anemias, myelophthistic anemia, thalassemias, congenital dyserythropoietic anemias, sideroblastic anemias and severe iron deficiency anemia.

Ovalocyte : 1000X

 

 

  Elliptocyte