pathology tests

pathology tests

analysis of tissue specimens, e.g. to identify tissue (histopathology), chemical constituents of body fluids (chemical pathology) or confirm type/sensitivity of any infecting organisms (microbiology), in order to indicate the most effective patient management regime; see sampling
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In the last five months since the service was initiated, nearly 5,772 pathology tests were conducted through the mobile labs of which 1,956 were done during the home visit programme and 3,816 were done through community camps.
Tenders are invited for Laboratory Services To All Pathology Tests As Mentioned In The Tender Documents
The cancer diagnostics market has evolved from the time when available tests include pathology tests such as stains and immunohistochemistry, and also tumor marker immunoassays.
Meanwhile, CMS, whose actions are frequently mimicked in the private sector, has taken what AMP representatives are calling a heavy-handed approach in denying coverage or reducing payment for several medically necessary molecular pathology tests.
It has been reported that pathology tests are used in 70 per cent of clinical diagnoses (Britt et al.
Furthermore, the utilisation measure does not reflect the number of pathology tests run, but the number of pathology claims.
Some women have more than one lumpectomy if pathology tests indicate that cancerous cells remain in the breast.
Recommended principles and practices for validating clinical molecular pathology tests.
With 46 locations throughout the two states, HNL, an affiliate of the Lehigh Valley Health Network, processes nearly five and a half million clinical and anatomic pathology tests each year.
A health authority report predicted that the Heart of England laboratory, which is the second largest in the UK for number of pathology tests it carries out, would be one of two main testing hubs for the Midlands in coming years.
The results of further pathology tests to find out if the insulin contributed to the fatalities of Ms Arden, Mr Keep and Mr Lancaster are still being awaited.
The results of further pathology tests, to find out if the insulin contributed to the fatalities are being awaited.