Tag: Pelger-huet anomaly
Differentiating congenital pelger-huet anomaly and acquired pseudo-pelger huet anomaly- 5 things to consider.
Pelger huet anomaly is a benign condition which is inherited in an autosomal dominant fashion. It is caused due to mutations in Lamin B receptor ( LBR) On the flip side, pseudo-pelger huet is described in conditions where neutrophils in the peripheral smear resemble pelger-huet cells but are not associated with the familal pelger-huet anomaly. […]