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Leukocyte alkaline phosphate is increased in all, except (AIIMS May 2012)



A Polycythemia vera
B CML

C Myelofibrosis
D Myeloid metaplasia

Ans. B

CML

Investigations

1. Normocytic normochromic anaemia

2. Mean WBC count is (2 – 6 lakhs/mL)

3. Mean platelet count is 4- 6 Lakh/mL

4. Leucocyte alkaline phosphatase: absent in granulocytes in CML

5. Plasma uric acid increased

6. Serum B12 level is increased due to increase in transcobalamin III which is present in neutrophil granules.

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