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Hemosiderin

Hemosiderin is a topic covered in the Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests.

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General

Synonym/Acronym:
Hemosiderin stain, Pappenheimer body stain, iron stain.

Common Use:
To assist in investigating recent intravascular hemolysis and to assist in the diagnosis of unexplained anemias, hemochromatosis, and renal tube damage.

Specimen:
Urine from a random first morning sample, collected in a clean plastic collection container.

Normal Findings:
(Method: Microscopic examination of Prussian blue–stained specimen) None seen.

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Citation

Bladh, Mickey Lynn., and Anne M. Van Leeuwen. "Hemosiderin." Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425192/all/Hemosiderin.
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Hemosiderin. Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425192/all/Hemosiderin. Accessed April 22, 2019.
Bladh, M. L., & Van Leeuwen, A. M. (2017). Hemosiderin. In Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425192/all/Hemosiderin
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Hemosiderin [Internet]. In: Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 April 22]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425192/all/Hemosiderin.
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