Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia
Chronic lymphocytic leukaemia
Chronic myeloid leukaemia
Acute myeloid leukaemia
Polycythaemia rubra vera
A 76 year old male presents with pain his chest and back. Chest x-ray
shows multiple rib fractures, x-ray of his spine shows wedge compression of
his lumbar vertebrae. His ESR is very high , calcium levels are elevated and
there is Rouleaux formation on his blood film
A 60 year old male presents with a history of fever and tiredness. On
examination he is noted to have splenomegaly.
Hb 9.0 g/dL
WBC 66 x109/L
A 16 year old male presents with a history of fever and bleeding gums.
On examination he is found to have lymphadenopathy and hepatosplenomegaly.
WBC 20 x109/L
A 54 year old male presents with a history of feeling tired and weak.
On examination there are multiple bruises on his shins. There is
Hb 9.3 g/dL
WBC 45 x109/L
shows multiple blast cells
A 60 year old male presents with a history of tiredness and pain in his
legs on walking. On examination you note that his face looks plethoric. There
Hb 20 g/dL
WBN 8.0 x109/L