Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology


Year
: 2006  |  Volume : 49  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 566--8

Microfilariae in bone marrow aspiration smears, correlation with marrow hypoplasia : a report of six cases.


S Sharma, A Rawat, A Chowhan 
 Department of Pathology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226014

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S Sharma
Department of Pathology, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow 226014

Microfilariae have been reported in various cytological preparations, however there are very few case reports describing microfilariae in bone marrow aspirates. We report six such cases with the interesting finding of marrow hypoplasia in five of these cases.


How to cite this article:
Sharma S, Rawat A, Chowhan A. Microfilariae in bone marrow aspiration smears, correlation with marrow hypoplasia : a report of six cases. Indian J Pathol Microbiol 2006;49:566-8


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Sharma S, Rawat A, Chowhan A. Microfilariae in bone marrow aspiration smears, correlation with marrow hypoplasia : a report of six cases. Indian J Pathol Microbiol [serial online] 2006 [cited 2020 Aug 4 ];49:566-8
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