Bone marrow - nonneoplastic
Systemic disorders
Copper deficiency


Topic Completed: 1 December 2006

Revised: 8 August 2019

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PubMed Search: Bone marrow copper deficiency

Nat Pernick, M.D.
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Cite this page: Pernick N. Copper deficiency. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/bonemarrowcopperdeficiency.html. Accessed October 19th, 2019.
Definition / general
Treatment
  • Oral copper gluconate
Microscopic (histologic) description
Microscopic (histologic) images

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Extensive vacuolation of erythroid precursors

Vacuoles in erythroid precursors

Vacuoles in immature granulocytes

Vacuoles in myelocyte and basophilic normoblast


Cytoplasmic vacuoles in two pronormoblasts

Sideroblasts (Prussian blue)

Pelger-Hu√ęt nuclear anomaly

Peripheral smear images

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Dimorphic RBCs

More pronounced anisopoikilocytosis

Differential diagnosis
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