ANTICOAGULANTS in Hematologic Investigations

ANTICOAGULANTS in Hematologic Investigations

ANTICOAGULANTS in Hematologic Investigations 1. What are anticoagulants Anticoagulants are the chemical agents which prevent the coagulation of blood 2. Name the different anticoagulants used in hemat

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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 illust

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RENAL PAPILLARY NECROSIS

RENAL PAPILLARY NECROSIS

Renal Papillary Necrosis 1. What is Renal Papillary Necrosis Renal papillary necrosis is a condition where there is death of the renal papillae. These papillae can be necrosed either partially or comp

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Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)

Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)

Benign prostatic Hyperplasia ( BPH) 1. What is Benign prostatic Hyperplasia ( BPH) Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) is the most common cause of prostatic enlargement which results from proliferation

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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 mark

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Understanding   AZZOPARDI PHENOMENON / EFFECT

Understanding AZZOPARDI PHENOMENON / EFFECT

AZZOPARDI PHENOMENON/EFFFECT This is a phenomenon observed as a histopathological findings where there is lacing of basophilic material around the small blood vessels in certain high grade tumors. Thi

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SECONDARIES / METASTATIC DEPOSITS IN LUNG

SECONDARIES / METASTATIC DEPOSITS IN LUNG

SECONDARIES / METASTATIC DEPOSITS IN LUNG  Multiple nodules in the lung parenchyma which are greater than one cm in diameter are most often metastatic deposits from a solid tumor. The nodules are of

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Rosettes in Pathology

Rosettes in Pathology

Rosettes in Pathology: Rosettes are structures with radial arrangement of cells like that of a rose petals and hence the name “rosette”. Presence of these structures are diagnostic of cert

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