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Abnormal Laboratory Results

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Published by McGraw-Hill Trade .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Clinical & Internal Medicine,
  • General,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Non-Classifiable

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9263012M
    ISBN 100074715860
    ISBN 109780074715864
    OCLC/WorldCa65527180

    Different types of serologic tests are used to diagnose various disease conditions. What do the results mean? Make someone responsible for monitoring and evaluating test-results communication procedures. The Western blot test identifies the presence of antimicrobial antibodies in your blood by their reaction with target antigens. This monitoring permits the nurse and the client the opportunity to evaluate how well the diabetes is being managed. Each individual has his or her own unique personal Blood test normal range, best for you.

    An example of this might be an isolated low chloride value. Some of the causes of a low Blood platelet count Abnormal Laboratory Results book autoimmune diseases, where the effected individual produces an antibody to his or her own platelets, chemotherapy, leukemia, viral infections and some medicines. This profile may be ordered when someone has been exposed to hepatitis, has a family history of liver disease, has a history of excessive alcohol consumption or was taking medicine that can result in liver damage. This profile is also used to evaluate the severity of rheumatoid arthritisto monitor the condition and its complications, and to assess response to various treatments. Leukocyte Esterase Leukocyte esterase is the enzyme produced by white blood cells.

    Excess chloride may indicate an overly acidic environment in the body. Test Results and Clinical Significance sections explain pathophysiology and how test results may indicate certain disease processes. That said, blood tests alone can't detect or treat medical conditions. Enzymes are proteins which speedup chemical reactions in the body. Abnormal test results are then followed up with more specific tests before a final diagnosis is made.


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Abnormal Laboratory Results by Geoffrey Kellerman Download PDF Ebook

That said, blood tests alone can't detect or treat medical conditions. This profile is also used Abnormal Laboratory Results book evaluate the severity of rheumatoid arthritisto monitor the condition and its complications, and to assess response to various treatments.

Label the specimen with Abnormal Laboratory Results book data that is required according to your facility's policy and procedure for laboratory blood samples.

In fact, in a recent paper Singh has put forward recommendations for this purpose. Other conditions that may induce hematuria include cigarette smoking, strenuous exercise, kidney problems, and trauma. Physicians working in complex health care organizations may not be sure who is responsible for the follow-up.

Allow the area to air dry. Ketones Like glucose, ketones should not be present in the urine. Serologic testing can diagnose multiple illnesses, including: brucellosiswhich is caused by bacteria amebiasiswhich is caused by a parasite measleswhich is caused by a virus rubellawhich is caused by a virus.

Serum testing helps detect several health conditions in their early stages where lifestyle alteration alone can avert a health risk. Urobilinogen Urobilinogen is formed from bilirubin. Like most conditions, a normal blood test indicates no enzymes, while an abnormal blood liver functioning test indicates that liver enzymes were detected in the blood.

Cultural Considerations boxes highlight important aspects of working with people from the diverse cultural and racial backgrounds of the Canadian population, such as First Nations communities. It also plays a part in motor and nerve function.

We recommend periodical Personal Blood Testing. Elevated protein levels could indicate a health condition in need of attention. Solicit feedback on test-results communication performance from all staff. Platelet Count Platelets are also known as thrombocytes.

The ionized calcium test measures the calcium that is not attached to proteins. Normal range: 3. A profile can assess and diagnosis a condition.

Sodium Sodium reflects a part of renal function as kidneys are responsible for eliminating it from the body. The fasting blood sugar test is done after at least 6 hours without food or drink other than water.

To date this has not been shown to portend any bad outcome.

When Abnormal Lab Tests Fall Through the Cracks

Notifying the Primary Health Care Provider About Laboratory Test Results The primary health care provider is immediately informed about all abnormal laboratory test results.

Here further testing and perhaps even admission to the hospital might occur. Free Triidothyronine fT3 Like fT4, this measures the free unbound triidothyronine in the bloodstream. Remove the gauze.

They are also ordered when doctors want to determine functioning of organs, and also to find out if treatments are working. Palpate the vein.Causes of Abnormal Screening Results.

Abnormal Laboratory Results

Prolonged Protime Profile () Prolonged Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time (aPTT) () In many cases, a clinician must deal with an extended PT or aPTT in a patient who is not receiving anticoagulant therapy.

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Published by McGraw-Hill Australia. Paperback or softback book. pages. Abnormal Laboratory Results is a comprehensive collection of common abnormal test results which examine the dilemmas of abnormal tests and outlines how to approach them. Each test is analysed Abnormal Laboratory Results book interpreted in a structured, logical way and assessed in .May 02,  · Abnormal Laboratory Results is a comprehensive pdf of common abnormal test results which examine the dilemmas of abnormal tests and outlines how to approach them.

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See all 6. Ratings and reviews. Write a review. 1 product rating. 5. 1 users rated this 5 out of 5 stars 1. /5(1).Jan 23,  · Laboratory tests are ordered on a daily basis, even though ebook probability is often ebook low. Abnormal results, especially mildly abnormal results, can be difficult to interpret in these circumstances.

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