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The red cell osmometer. A useful inaccuracy in measurement of mean corpuscular volume in hyperosmolar states.
  1. S C Allen,
  2. I C Balfour,
  3. C C Wise


    The Coulter S Counter gives a value for mean corpuscular volume which does not necessarily reflect red cell size in vivo. This phenomenon may be used in early diagnosis and hence prevention of the 'hyperosmolar syndrome'.

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