Mishapen Red Blood Cells

A blood cell disorder is a condition in which there’s a problem with your red blood cells, white blood cells, or the smaller circulating cells called platelets, which are critical for clot. Thalassemia is a blood disorder passed down through families (inherited) in which the body makes an abnormal form or inadequate amount of hemoglobin. hemoglobin is the protein in red blood cells that carries oxygen. the disorder results in large numbers of red blood cells being destroyed, which leads to anemia..

Polycythemia is the term for an excess of red blood cells. polycythemia is the medical term for an excess of red blood cells. polycythaemia and erythrocytosis polycythemia is … the medical term meaning excessive red blood cells..

Spherocytosis is the presence in the blood of spherocytes, i.e erythrocytes (red blood cells) that are sphere-shaped rather than bi-concave disk shaped as normal. spherocytes are found in all hemolytic anemias to some degree.. Red blood cells, which make up 45 percent of blood, normally take the shape of circular cushions with a dimple on either side. but they can sometimes deform into an asymmetrical slipper shape..

Red blood cells, which make up 45 percent of blood, normally take the shape of circular cushions with a dimple on either side. but they can sometimes deform into an asymmetrical slipper shape.. Thalassemia is a blood disorder passed down through families (inherited) in which the body makes an abnormal form or inadequate amount of hemoglobin. hemoglobin is the protein in red blood cells that carries oxygen. the disorder results in large numbers of red blood cells being destroyed, which leads to anemia..