Micro-method | definition of micro-method by Medical dictionary
micro-method The use of small samples (100 mg or 100 µl) for analyses, often for very sick patients or premature infants, in whom multiple specimens are required but for whom too many blood draws can cause iatrogenic anaemia. “Micro” samples may be obtained in early neonates by heel-sticks with capillary tubes.
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An improved micro-method
for the measurement of steroid profiles by APPI-LC-MS/MS and itsuse in assessing diurnal effects on steroid concentrations and optimizing the diagnosis and treatment of adrenal insufficiency and CAH.J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 2016;162:110-6.
for determination of blood galactose by means of glucose oxidase (notatin) and anthrone.
Moradabad (Uttar Pradesh), June 18 ( ANI ): A five-member delegation from Afghanistan was recently on a visit to Moradabad to study the micro-methods
for tackling polio in the area.