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Nonregenerative anemia, blood smear, cat


Slight anisocytosis without polychromasia in a cat with anemia that appears to be nonregenerative (Wright-Giemsa, 100X oil immersion). The central clump of platelets and several individual platelets are of normal size for cats, which typically have larger platelets than other domestic animals.

Courtesy of Dr. John W. Harvey.