URINOMETER

URINOMETER

URINOMETER 1. What is urinometer? Urinometer is an instrument used to measure the specific gravity of urine. 2. What are the parts of Urinometer There are three parts of urinometer. They are as illustrated in the Figure below I. The float: is the air containing part...
ESBACH’S ALBUMINOMETER

ESBACH’S ALBUMINOMETER

ESBACH’S ALBUMINOMETER 1. Describe the instrument Esbach’s Albuminometer This is a glass tube with markings. Two markings are seen U&R. U-Urine, R – Reagent. From the base up to the marking “U”, The tube is graduated from 0-12 in gm. 2. What are the uses of...
Lumbar Puncture Needle

Lumbar Puncture Needle

Lumbar Puncture Needle 22 or 25 Gauge needle with stylet. 1. What are the indications for lumbar puncture Can be divided into diagnostic and therapeutic a. Diagnostic : meningitis, pyrexia of unknown origin, subarachnoid hemorrhage Myelography- introduction of...