Differentiating between cold agglutinins and rouleaux: a case series of seven patients.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

We present a case series of seven patients with suspected cold agglutinin antibodies, discovered after initiation of bypass. Laboratory analysis of blood samples intraoperatively determined the cause of the aggregation to be rouleaux formation in three of the patients and cold agglutinins in the other four.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Heath, M; Walker, J; Barbeito, A; Williams, A; Welsby, I; Maxwell, C; Daneshmand, M; Haney, J; Hoffman, M

Published Date

  • March 2018

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 33 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 164 - 169

PubMed ID

  • 28823225

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1477-111X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1177/0267659117727593


  • eng

Conference Location

  • England