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LP14577-8   Target cells
In hematology, target cells are abnormal red blood cells (RBC), that have a "bullseye" appearance. RBC target cells are associated with hemoglobin C (HbC) disease, asplenia, liver disease, thalassemia and severe iron deficiency anemia. Copyright Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License. See for details. Source: Wikipedia, Wikipedia

Reference Information

Type Source Reference
Mapping Guidance Regenstrief Help Most laboratories will report such findings as answers in their RBC morphology term [LOINC: 6742-1]. Others will report each observed finding as a separate variable, such as this one, and assign values of 1+, 2+, 3+. Mapper’s Guide for the Top 2000 plus LOINC Laboratory Observations

Fully-Specified Name

Target cells

Additional Names

Short Name
Targets Bld Ql Smear
Display Name
Target cells LM Ql (Bld)
Consumer Name Alpha Get Info
Target cells, Blood

Basic Attributes

First Released
Version 1.0i
Last Updated
Version 2.73
Change Reason
The PrThr property is used for LOINC terms whose results are reported using an ordered categorical scale, regardless of whether or not an internal threshold was used to make that determination. This change was approved by the Laboratory LOINC Committee in June 2016.
Order vs. Observation
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Member of these Panels

LOINC Long Common Name
57782-5 CBC W Ordered Manual Differential panel - Blood
57022-6 CBC W Reflex Manual Differential panel - Blood
24361-8 Deprecated Hemogram, platelets & Differential panel in Blood
34527-2 Deprecated Hemogram, Platelets, Differential & Reticulocyte panel in Blood
58408-6 Erythrocyte morphology panel - Blood
24359-2 Hemogram without Platelets and with Manual Differential panel - Blood
48808-0 Leukogram panel - Blood
24318-8 Manual Differential panel - Blood
34994-4 Smear morphology panel - Blood

Language Variants Get Info

Tag Language Translation
de-DE German (Germany) Targetzellen:Nachweis oder Schwellenwert:Zeitpunkt:Blut:Ordinal:Mikroskopie.Licht
de-AT German (Austria) Synonyms: Target-Zellen mi.
es-MX Spanish (Mexico) Células diana:Presencia o umbral:Punto temporal:Sangre:Ordinal:Microscopía óptica
es-ES Spanish (Spain) Células diana:PrThr:Punto temporal:Sangre:Ord:Microscopía de luz
es-AR Spanish (Argentina) células diana:concentración arbitraria:punto en el tiempo:sangre:ordinal:microscopia.luz
et-EE Estonian (Estonia) Kodotsüüt:PrThr:Pt:B:Ord:Valgusmikroskoopia
Synonyms: Järgarvuline Juhuslik Märklaudrakk Veri
fr-CA French (Canada) Cellules cibles:Présence-Seuil:Temps ponctuel:Sang:Ordinal:Microscopie.fond clair
fr-FR French (France) Érythrocytes cibles:Présence/Seuil:Ponctuel:Sang:Qualitatif:Microscopie optique
fr-BE French (Belgium) Cellules cibles:PrThr:Temps ponctuel:Sang:Ordinal:Microscopie.fond clair
it-IT Italian (Italy) Cellule bersaglio:PrThr:Pt:Sangue:Ord:Microscopia.ottica
Synonyms: Ematologia (coagulazione) conta differenziale Microscopia ottica Presenza o Soglia Punto nel tempo (episodio) Sangue
ko-KR Korean (Korea, Republic Of) 표적 세포:임의농도:검사시점:전혈:순위척도:편광현미경
nl-NL Dutch (Netherlands) target-cellen:aanwezigheid:moment:bloed:ordinaal:microscopie.licht
Synonyms: lichtmicroscopie
pt-BR Portuguese (Brazil) Células em alvo:ACnc:Pt:SgTotal:Ord:Microscopia optica
Synonyms: ; Targets; Codocyte; Codocytes; Cell; Cellularity; Arbitrary concentration; Point in time; Random; Blood; WB; Whole blood; Ql; Ordinal; QL; Qualitative; Qual; Screen; Micro; LM; Micros; Microscopic; HEMATOLOGY/CELL COUNTS; HEMATOLOGY/CELL COUNTS
ru-RU Russian (Russian Federation) Мишеневидные клетки:PrThr:ТчкВрм:Кр:Пор:Микроскопия.световой
Synonyms: Кровь Мишеневидные эритроциты Порядковый Точка во времени;Момент
tr-TR Turkish (Turkey) Hedef hücreler:MevcEşik:Zmlı:Kan:Srl:Mikroskopi.ışık
Synonyms: Mevcut
uk-UA Ukrainian (Ukraine) Мішенеподібні клітини:Наявність або Поріг:МоментЧасу:Кров:Порядково:Мікроскопія. світлова
Synonyms: Blood; Cell; Cellularity; Codocyte; Codocytes; HEMATOLOGY/CELL COUNTS; LM; Micro; Micros; Microscopic; Ordinal; Point in time; PR; QL; Qual; Qualitative; Random; Screen; Targets; WB; Whole blood
zh-CN Chinese (China) 靶形红细胞:存在情况或阈值:时间点:全血:序数型:显微镜检查.光学
Synonyms: 依次型;分类顺序型;定性的;序数型(或称等级型);性质上的;有序型;有序性分类应答;有序性分类结果;秩次型;等级型;筛查;顺序型 光学显微镜方法;光学显微镜方法.光学;光学显微镜检;光学显微镜检.光学;光学显微镜检查;光镜检查;光镜检查.光学;光镜法;显微镜检查.普通光学;普通光学显微镜检查;镜检;镜检.光学 存在情况;存在;存在与否;是否存在;阈值;界值;界限;阀值;临界值;存在情况(存在、存在与否、是否存在)或阈值(界值、界限、阀值、临界值) 时刻;随机;随意;瞬间 显微学;显微术;显微镜学;显微镜检术;显微镜检查;显微镜检查方法;显微镜检查法;显微镜检查类方法;显微镜检查类检验方法;显微镜法;镜检;镜检术;镜检法 细胞含量;细胞性;细胞性质;细胞构成;细胞类 血;血液 血液学/细胞计数;血液学与细胞计数 靶形

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