A patient entered hospital with a puzzling absolute monocytosis. Admitting blood smears had been stained with Diff-Quik, a Romanowsky stain. When additional smears were stained using a standard Malachowski-Wright-Giemsa method, the reason for the monocytosis became abundantly clear.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Biotechnic and Histochemistry|
|State||Published - Apr 1 2011|
- negative staining artifact
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