Chap 14 - Laboratory Tests And Clinical Procedures

The Language Of Medicine - Chap 14 Laboratory Tests And Clinical Procedures
Created Jun 25, 2010
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CD4 cell count
Measures the number of CD4 T cells (helper T cells) in the bloodstream of patients with AIDSnormal...
ELISA = enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay
Screening test to detect anti-HIV antibodies in the bloodstream
test that separates immunoglobulins(IgC IgM IgE IgA IgD)used to detect multiple myeloma
viral load test
test that measure the amount of AIDS virus (HIV) in the bloodstreamtwo viral load testsPCR...
computed tomography (CT) scan
x-ray imaging in the transverse plane produces cross sectional views of anatomic structuresshow...

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