At 06:04 3/24/98 -0500, Jim Chamberlain wrote:
>We also know this from our experience with 2 referring hospitals who
>consistently report >20% bands (40% is not unusual). Band counts are
>generally normal when the patient arrives here.
Sounds like what we used to call "nocturnal bandemia". The least
experienced techs get all the night shifts and ... Well, you know how it goes.
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