A subspecialty of internal medicine concerned with morphology, physiology, and pathology of the blood and blood-forming tissues.
Blood Cell Count
The number of RED BLOOD CELLS per unit volume in a sample of venous BLOOD.
Clinical Chemistry Tests
Method of analyzing chemicals using automation.
A subspecialty of internal medicine concerned with the study of neoplasms.
Oncology Service, Hospital
Pathology Department, Hospital
Hospital department which administers and provides pathology services.
Blood Specimen Collection
Infectious Disease Medicine
Clinical Laboratory Techniques
Toxicity Tests, Chronic
Chemotherapy-Induced Febrile Neutropenia
The number of RETICULOCYTES per unit volume of BLOOD. The values are expressed as a percentage of the ERYTHROCYTE COUNT or in the form of an index ("corrected reticulocyte index"), which attempts to account for the number of circulating erythrocytes.
Invasive Pulmonary Aspergillosis
The presence of viable bacteria circulating in the blood. Fever, chills, tachycardia, and tachypnea are common acute manifestations of bacteremia. The majority of cases are seen in already hospitalized patients, most of whom have underlying diseases or procedures which render their bloodstreams susceptible to invasion.