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  1. A count of the total number of red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets present in blood.
    Full blood count
  2. Blood is smeared over a glass slide that is stained with specific dyes and viewed under a microscope.
    Blood film
  3. may also detect blood parasites such as malaria, toxoplasmosis, and microfiliariasis.
    Staining
  4. Assessment and staining of ...... may also be performed.
    immature platelets or megakaryocytes
  5. Iron status and anemias are assessed using tests such as
    • serum ferritin
    • vitamin B12
    • folate levels
  6. may be used for blood typing and blood matching prior to blood transfusion, for example.
    Coombs' test
  7. Coombs' test AKA
    antiglobulin test
  8. Platelet function in bleeding and coagulation may be checked using a test called
    prothrombin time
  9. a technique used to determine whether a lesion is vascular, nonvascular or hemorrhagic.
    Diascopy
  10. may be performed to check for thrombotic disorders.
    D-dimer assessment
  11. may be used to examine proteins in the blood such as hemoglobin and to check for hemoglobinopathies such as thalassemia or sickle cell anemia.
    Electrophoresis
  12. The enzyme ...... may be assessed in sickle cell disease.
    G6PD
  13. lymph nodes and tumors.
    Fine-needle aspiration
  14. for detecting antigens both inside and on the surface of cells.
    Immunocytochemical techniques
  15. Assessment of chronic myeloproliferative disorders using
    bone marrow and blood examination
  16. to look for chromosomal disorders and abnormalities
    Karyotyping
  17. assessment
    • hemophagocytic syndromes
    • storage diseases (Gaucher's disease, Niemann-Pick disease and glycogen storage disease)
    • spleen biopsy
    • erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR)¬†
    • bone marrow
    • granulocytosis

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hema tests
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