Blood - QS Study
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Investigation of Anaemia

Investigation of Anaemia Anaemia is a clinical condition characterized by pale coloration of skin and mucous membrane due to qualitative and quantitative deficiency of haemoglobin......

Haemoglobinopathies

Haemoglobinopathies The Haemoglobinopathies are a group of conditions in which the structure of haemoglobin has been altered in some way. It is a kind of......

Immunoglobin

Immunoglobin (Ig) are proteins of animal origin having antibody activity. Proteins of a similar structure having no Antibody (Ab) activity also called lg. It plays......

Antibody

Antibody An antibody is a type of globulin (Immunoglobulin) produced in response to an antigen with which it reacts specifically. They are Y-shaped proteins that......

Haptens

Haptens are molecules of low molecular wt which itself have no antigenic activity but if combine with appropriate carrier molecule capable of producing an antibody......

Antigen

Antigen An antigen is a high molecular wt foreign substance when introduced into a suitable route in a suitable host produce antibody with which it......

Immunity

Immunity A human body has the ability to resists almost all types of organism or toxins that tend to damage the tissue and organ. This......

Prothrombin Time (PT)

Prothrombin time (PT) The time required for coagulation to take place is known as Prothrombin time. It is a blood test that measures the time......

Clotting Time (CT)

Clotting time (CT) Definition: Time required for coagulation of blood. It is affected by calcium ion levels and many diseases. It is performed to detect......

Bleeding Time (BT)

Bleeding time (BT) Definition: The time required for the stoppage of bleeding. It is a laboratory test to evaluate platelet function and the body’s capability......

Purpura – Clinical Condition

Purpura is a clinical condition characterized by a tendency of spontaneous haemorrhage beneath the skin, mucous membrane from various internal organs. It is a condition......

Hemostasis

Hemostasis A spontaneous arrest of bleeding or prevention of blood loss by physiological phenomenon is called Hemostasis. It is the natural process by which blood......