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Peripheral Smear Examination (PBS)


Peripheral smear study is the microscopic examination of the peripheral blood sample. It helps to quantify and examine cellular morphology of red blood cells, white blood cells, platelets and to look for hemoparasites.

Frequently Asked Questions

A Peripheral Blood Smear (PBS) examination assesses the morphology and relative proportions of different blood cell types, including red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets. It helps diagnose various blood disorders and provides valuable insights into overall health.

A Peripheral Blood Smear (PBS) examination is performed to diagnose and monitor blood disorders such as anemia, infections, leukemia, and clotting disorders. It provides detailed information about the morphology and distribution of blood cells.

A Peripheral Blood Smear (PBS) is recommended when there are symptoms or indications of blood disorders, such as anemia, infection, bleeding, or abnormal blood cell counts. It's typically ordered by healthcare providers, including hematologists or general practitioners, based on clinical evaluation.

Abnormal results from a Peripheral Blood Smear (PBS) examination may indicate various blood disorders, infections, or other underlying health issues. Further diagnostic tests or consultations with specialists, such as hematologists, may be required to determine the specific cause and appropriate treatment.

During a Peripheral Blood Smear (PBS) examination, a small sample of blood is obtained from a finger prick or venipuncture. The blood smear is then prepared on a glass slide, stained, and examined under a microscope to assess the morphology of blood cells.

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