G6PD test MLTGEEKS

G6PD Methaemoglobin Reduction Test Principle and Interpretation

This is  one of the simpler and less expensive test to screen for G6PD deficiency.Deficiency or a  reduction in G6PD activity in red blood cells can cause an acute intravascular haemolysis following exposure to oxidant…

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Types of Blood Group MLTGEEKS

Types of Blood transfusion

There are three type of blood transfusion thus : Autologous blood transfusion (ABT) Exchange blood transfusion (EBT) Donor-recipient blood transfusion Autologous blood transfusion (ABT) From the word ‘’Autologous” which means derived from the same individual…

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venipuncture MLT GEEKS

Venipuncture in Medical Laboratory – Arteries or veins

According to Wikipedia, venepuncture or venipuncture is the puncture of a vein as part of a medical procedure, typically to withdraw a blood sample or for an intravenous injection. In order to carry out this…

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