Rouleaux formation

rouleaux formation

The arrangement of red blood cells in fluid blood (or in diluted suspensions) with their biconcave surfaces in apposition, thereby forming groups that resemble stacks of coins.

Synonym: false agglutination, pseudoagglutination.

Origin: Fr. Pl. Of rouleau, a roll

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