Laboratory medicine : the diagnosis of disease in the clinical laboratory /

Laboratory Medicine is the most comprehensive, user-friendly, and well-illustrated guide available for learning how to order the correct laboratory test and understand the clinical significance of the results. The book features an easy-to-follow, consistent presentation for each disease discussed. C...

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Bibliographic Details
Other Authors: Laposata, Michael
Format: Book
Published: New York : Lange Medical Book/McGraw-Hill Medical, ©2010.
Table of Contents:
  • Concepts in laboratory medicine / Michael Laposata
  • Methods / Michael Laposata
  • Autoimmune disorders involving the connective tissue and immunodeficiency diseases / Mandakolathur R. Murali
  • Histocompatibility testing and transplantation / Yash Pal Agrawal & Susan L. Saidman
  • Infectious diseases / Eric D. Spitzer
  • Toxicology / Sheila Dawling & Michael Laposata
  • Diseases of infancy and childhood / Paul Steele
  • Blood vessels / Michael Laposata
  • The heart / Fred S. Apple
  • Diseases of red blood cells / Daniel D. Mais
  • Bleeding and thrombotic disorders / Elizabeth M. Van Cott & Michael Laposata
  • Transfusion medicine / Christopher P. Stowell & Jacqueline J. Haas
  • Diseases of white blood cells, lymph nodes, and spleen / Daniel E. Sabath
  • The respiratory system / Alison Woodworth
  • The gastrointestinal tract / D. Robert Dufour
  • The liver and biliary tract / William E. Winter
  • Pancreatic disorders / Fritz F. Parl & Michael Laposata
  • The kidney / William E. Winter
  • Male genital tract / D. Robert Dufour
  • Female genital system / Stacy E.F. Melanson
  • Breast / Karin E. Finberg
  • The endocrine system / Michael Laposata, Samir L. Aleryani, & Alison Woodworth.