Hereditary Spherocytosis (HS): Pathogenesis

by Carlo Raj, MD

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    The lecture Hereditary Spherocytosis (HS): Pathogenesis by Carlo Raj, MD is from the course Hemolytic Anemia – Red Blood Cell Pathology (RBC).

    Included Quiz Questions

    1. Autoimmune hemolytic anemia (warm type)
    2. Autoimmune hemolytic anemia (cold type)
    3. Sickle cell anemia
    4. Beta thalassemia
    5. Paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria
    1. Negative Coombs test in spherocytosis
    2. Negative Coombs test in autoimmune hemolytic anemia
    3. Negative osmotic fragility test in spherocytosis
    4. Positive osmotic fragility test in autoimmune hemolytic anemia
    5. Positive Coombs test in spherocytosis
    1. Osmotic fragility test
    2. Coombs test
    3. Metabisulfate screen
    4. Acidified serum test
    5. Sucrose test
    1. Damage to Na/K ATPase pump in the membrane
    2. Increased surface area of RBC
    3. Damage to Na/Ca pump in the membrane
    4. Damage to Na/Glucose pump in the membrane
    5. Decreased mean hemoglobin concentration

    Author of lecture Hereditary Spherocytosis (HS): Pathogenesis

     Carlo Raj, MD

    Carlo Raj, MD

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