cyanmethemoglobin

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hemoglobinometry

 [he″mo-glo-bĭ-nom´ĕ-tre]
measurement of the hemoglobin content of the blood, usually with a hemoglobinometer after the hemoglobin has been converted to cyanmethemoglobin.

cy·an·met·he·mo·glo·bin

(sī'an-met-hē'mō-glō'bin),
A relatively nontoxic compound of cyanide with methemoglobin, which is formed when methylene blue is administered in cases of cyanide poisoning.

cy·an·met·he·mo·glo·bin

(sī'an-met-hē'mŏ-glō-bin)
A relatively nontoxic compound of cyanide with methemoglobin, which is formed when methylene blue is administered in cases of cyanide poisoning.
Synonym(s): cyanmethaemoglobin.
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Two ml blood sample was collected from each patient in EDTA vials and haemoglobin levels were estimated by cyanmethaemoglobin method in institute's haematology labaratory.
Haemoglobin concentration was determined by a cyanmethaemoglobin method using Drabkin's solution as diluent [16].
Hb values are measured by Coulter(r) LH 780 Hematology Analyzer (Beckman Coulter, Miami, United States) and cyanmethaemoglobin method in our hospital.
To measure iron deficiency anemia, hemoglobin levels were estimated for the children by the gold standard Cyanmethaemoglobin method.
Hemoglobin (Hb) was estimated by cyanmethaemoglobin method and TEC and DLC estimation was done as per Coles (1980).
Hb was measured by modification of the cyanmethaemoglobin method together with a cell-based method.
The HemoCue Hb meter used in our study is reliable compared with direct cyanmethaemoglobin in venous blood, allowing for the slightly lower red cell volume in capillary blood (1-3% lower) (Sari et al, 2001).
Estimation of Hemoglobin: Hemoglobin concentration was estimated using colorimetric procedure by Cyanmethaemoglobin method [25].
Studies in India have shown that as compared to classical cyanmethaemoglobin method, Haemocue overestimates Hb levels (9-13).
Hb concentration was determined with the cyanmethaemoglobin method (Dr.