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Teardrop cells most often are seen in myelofibrosis with extramedullary hematopoiesis. The red cell is pulled into one spicule only. Teardrops can be found in any type of anemia although usually in small numbers. They may be seen in larger number in thalasemia and in cancer with bone metastasis.

Course Section: 01. Description of Red Blood Cells
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