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Poll: Which of the following findings on peripheral blood smear is NOT asso/ splenectomy?

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    D:Target cells

    The spleen acts as a filter of blood and removes aged&damaged RBCs,nuclear remnants within RBCs(Howell-Jolly bodies),denaturated Hgb within RBCs(Heinz bodies)and iron inclusions within RBCs(Pappenheimer bodies)
    Target cells r asso/ thalasemia,liver disease,and any disease in which the surface-to-vol ratio of the RBC is incraesed.

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