macroovalocyte

macroovalocyte

[mak′rō·o′välosīt]
an enlarged, oval erythrocyte seen in megaloblastic anemia.
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The peripheral smear findings such as macrocytes, macroovalocytes, cabot's ring, basophilic stippling, and hypersegmented neutrophils can help to get differential diagnosis of anemia due to deficiency of vitamin B12; that is megaloblastic anemia.
Megaloblastic anemia (MA) is macrocytic and normochromic with numerous morphologic abnormalities evident in erythrocytes, including macroovalocytes, Howell-Jolly bodies, and basophilic stippling.