HEMATOLOGY NOTES | PARAMEDICS WORLD

IRON DEFICIENCY ANEMIA IN CHILDREN – CAUSES, CLINICAL MANIFESTATION & MANAGEMENT

The Iron deficiency anemia abbreviated as IDA is the most common cause of anemia among children in developing countries. It is more common in

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CLINICAL FEATURES, CAUSES & PREVENTION OF ANEMIA IN CHILDREN

⇒ Anemia is defined as the reduction in the Red Blood Cells or Hemoglobin content of RBCs below that of normal limit for child’s

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HEMATOPOIESIS – FORMATION OF BLOOD CELLS

HEMATOPOIESIS – THE FORMATION OF BLOOD CELLS Hematopoiesis is the production, Development and the maturation of various cellular components of the blood The cellular

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ANTICOAGULANTS USED FOR ROUTINE TESTS – PRINCIPLE, PREPARATION, USES, ADVANTAGES & DISADVANTAGES

Anticoagulants are the Chemical substances that prevent the blood from clotting when mixed with inappropriate concentration with the Blood Specimen. Some of these agents

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FUNCTIONS OF BLOOD AND BLOOD CELLS

FUNCTIONS OF BLOOD ⇒ Blood acts as an oxygen carrier from lungs to the body tissues for metabolic activities. ⇒ It carries back CO2

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DIFFERENCE BETWEEN RED BLOOD CELLS AND WHITE BLOOD CELLS (RBCs VS. WBCs)

Beside the Platelets, the two most important cellular components present in our Blood are the Red Blood Cells and the White Blood Cells. Often

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DIFFERENCE BETWEEN SERUM AND PLASMA

The most confusing terms ever made in the Hematology might be the Serum and Plasma which are so frequently used in every assay we

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COMPOSITION OF BLOOD

COMPOSITION OF BLOOD – TYPES OF BLOOD CELLS When an anticoagulated sample of blood is allowed to stand in a narrow tube, on settling

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INTRODUCTION & CHARACTERISTIC OF BLOOD

INTRODUCTION TO HEMATOLOGY Hematology is the branch of medicine that is concerned with the study of blood, its elements, and blood disorders. William Hewson

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