HEMOGLOBIN TEST/ HGB

Test : Hemoglobin Test/ Hgb Indications : This test determines the concentration of hemoglobin in whole blood. ” Physiology : Hgb is the major component of the red cell and functions to... Read more »

HEMATOCRIT/ HCT / MICROHEMATOCRIT / PCV / PACKED CELL VOLUME

Test : Hematocrit / Hct/ Microhematocrit /PCV/ Packed Cell Volume Indications : Hct is used to evaluate anemia, Blood loss, hemolytic anemia, Polycythemia. Physiology : Hematocrit is the percent of whole blood... Read more »

HEINZ BODY STAIN

Test : Heinz Body Stain Indications : This test is used to detect hemolytic disorders associated with Heinz body formation. Physiology : Heinz bodies are intra-erythrocytic insoluble inclusions of oxidatively denatured hemoglobin.... Read more »

HAM TEST, ACID SERUM TEST, PNH TEST/ PAROOXYSMAL NOCTURAL HEMOGLOBINURIA TEST

Test : HAM Test/ Acid Serum Test/ PNH Test/ Paroxysmal Noctural Hemoglobinuria test, Serum lysis. Indications : HAM test is used to evaluate patients with suspected PNH (Paroxysmal Noctural Hemoglobinuria) or suspected... Read more »

GLUCOS-6 PHOSPHATE DEHYDROGENASE, QUANTITATIVE

Test : Glucose –6- Phosphate Dehydrogenase, Quantitative/ G-6-PD Indications : This test is to evaluate G-6-PD deficiency, determine the cause of drug induced hemolysis or hemolysis secondary to acute bacterial or viral... Read more »

GLUCOSE-6 PHOSPHATE DEHYDROGENASE SCREEN, BLOOD

Test : Glucose – 6- Phosphate Dehydrogenase Screen, Blood. Indications : This test is used to detect drug sensitive populations of Red cells due to G-6-PD deficiency; to determine the cause of... Read more »

FOLIC ACID, SERUM

Test : Folic acid, serum/Folate level, Serum folate Indications : This test is done to detect the folate deficiency, monitor therapy with folate, evaluate megaloblastic and macrocytic anemia, and evaluate alcoholic patients... Read more »

EOSINOPHIL SMEAR

Test : Eosinophil Smear/Fecal smears for Eosinophils. Indications : To detect the presence of Eosinophils in sputum and Faeces. Normal Range : No Eosinophils detected. Interpretation : Eosinophils mostly increased in blood... Read more »

FETAL HEMOGLOBIN

Test : Fetal Hemoglobin/ HbF. Indications : The test is used to evaluate hemaglobinopathies, hemolytic anemia, hereditary persistence of fetal hemoglobin Thalassemia. Physiology : Fetal hemoglobin is formed of two α-chains and... Read more »

EOSINOPHIL COUNT

Test : Eosinophil count/ Absolute Eosinophil count/ EOS count. Indications : Eosinophil test is used to diagnose allergy, drug reactions, Parasitic infections, collagen disease, Hodgkins disease, Myelo-proliferative diseases. Normal Range : 50-350/mm3.... Read more »