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Red blood cells, normal

Red blood cells, normal

Overview

This photomicrograph shows normal red blood cells (RBCs) as seen in the microscope after staining.

Review Date 2/18/2018

Updated by: Laura J. Martin, MD, MPH, ABIM Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Atlanta, GA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.