Platelet Satellitism

Left frame: Several mature neutrophils surrounded by platelets. Band and earlier neutrophils are not affected. This is a marrow aspirate sample to which EDTA has been added.
Right frame: 4 mature neutrophils, several immature neutrophils and NRBC which show no platelet adherence. This is a marrow smear made at the bedside with no anticoagulant added. Child with Platelet Satellitism. Marrow - 50X


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