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Assessment of cellularity in bone marrow fragments
  1. Adeba N Al-Adhadh,
  2. I Cavill
  1. Department of Haematology, Welsh National School of Medicine, University Hospital of Wales, Heath Park, Cardiff CF4 4XN


    Bone marrow cellularity was measured using the Quantimet 720 Image Analyser in 50 biopsy samples. In haematologically normal subjects the percentage cellularity of the marrow was between 40 and 63%. Subjective assessment of cellularity was an unreliable indicator of the quantitative measure.

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