ZETA SEDIMENTATION RATIO

Test : Zeta Sedimentation Ratio/ Erythrocyte Sedimentation rate/ ZSR Indications : The test is a Non-specific indicator of infectious disease and inflammatory states, reflects acute phase resistant levels, screen for collagen disease,... Read more »

WHITE BLOOD CELL COUNT

Test : White Blood Count/ Leukocyte Count/ Total WBC/ White Count Indications : Used to evaluate White cell enumeration, evaluate myelopoiesis, bacterial and viral infections, toxic metabolic processes, diagnose leukemia stages. Physiology... Read more »

VITAMIN B12

Test : Vitamin B12/ Anti-pernicious anemia factor/ Cyanocobalamin Indications : The test is used to detect Vitamin B12 deficiency as in pernicious anemia in those patients who have hematologic symptoms – weakness,... Read more »

BLOOD VISCOSITY

Test : Viscosity/ Blood viscosity Indications : Detect hyper-viscosity states in neonatal period Physiology : Hematological hyper-viscosity syndromes as of polycythemic, sclerocythemic, or plasma types. The polycythemic category includes syndromes the result... Read more »

VISCOSITY, SERUM

Test : Viscosity, Serum/ Serum Viscosity Indications : Test is used to evaluate hyperviscosity syndromes associated with monoclonal gammopathy syndromes – myeloma, macroglobulinemia & dysproteinemias, rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, hyper-fibrinogenemia. Physiology... Read more »

THORN TEST

Test : Thorn Test/ Adrenal Function Eosinophil Count Indications : Eosinophil Count is performed before and 4 hours following an injection of ACTH as a test of adrenal cortical function. Interpretation :... Read more »

TERMINAL DEOXYNUCLEOTIDYL TRANSFERASE

Test : Terminal Deoxynucleotidyl Transferase/ TdT/ Terminal Deoxyribonucleotidyl Transferase/ Terminal Transferase Indications : The test is used to classify certain leukemias and lymphomas, normally used to distinguish lymphoblastic from non-lymphoblastic leukemia, diagnose... Read more »

TARTARATE RESISTANT LEUKOCYTE ACID PHOSPHATASE

Test : Tartarate Resistant Leukocyte Acid Phosphatase/ Acid phosphatase/ Leukocyte Acid Phosphatase Indications : This test is used to diagnose “hairy cell leukemia”/ “Leukemic reticuloendotheliosis” Physiology : There are six isoenzymes of... Read more »

SUGAR WATER SCREEN

Test : Sugar Water Test Screen/ PNH Test Screen/ Sucrose Hemolysis Test Indications : The screening test for suspected paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH). Confirm the test with Ham Test. Normal Range :... Read more »

SIDEROCYTE STAIN

Test : Siderocyte Stain/ Hemosiderin Stain/ Iron stain/ Pappenheimer Body stain Indications : The test is used to identify sideroblastic anemias and hemolytic anemia. Semi-quantitation of marrow iron stores evaluation of iron... Read more »