How to use Blood-sample in a sentence
They probably got my blood sample mixed up.
Ms. Young, I need a blood sample.
They probably got my blood sample mixed up with some old codger that sets at a desk all day.
The blood sample is obtained by arterial puncture, usually in the wrist or arm or from an arterial puncture, usually in the wrist or arm or from an arterial line already in place.
The hospital laboratory can diagnose glandular fever by testing a blood sample from a patient.Advertisement
A blood sample is drawn by needle from a vein in the arm.
Most often, the blood sample is collected by venipuncture (using a needle to collect blood from a vein in the arm ).
Most often, the blood sample is collected by venipuncture (using a needle to collect blood from a vein in the arm).
Since the bacterium disintegrates the cell wall of the red blood cell, it cannot be detected by culturing a blood sample.
The blood sample must be thoroughly examined under a microscope to determine whether or not the blood cells have the characteristics of infected cells.Advertisement
With the ELISA test, your veterinarian is looking for the presence of antibodies in the blood sample.
The vet could find very little wrong with her, even in the blood sample.
The vet will listen to your dog's chest, take a blood sample to check for heartworms and provide you with more heartworm preventative as soon as heartworms have been ruled out.
The RAST test will usually require that a venous blood sample be drawn to obtain sufficient serum for the test.
If a blood sample has been drawn for RAST testing, a bandage may be applied to the venipuncture site to help keep it clean and to stop slight bleeding that may occur.Advertisement
The blood sample is drawn in tiny capillary tubes, properly labeled, and taken to the laboratory for testing.
Tourniquet-Any device that is used to compress a blood vessel to stop bleeding or as part of collecting a blood sample.
Blood culture-A procedure where blood is collected from a vein and is placed in a small bottle that contains a special liquid; the liquid will make any organisms that are present in the blood sample grow.
To obtain more accurate readings, a blood sample can be drawn one to one-and-a-half hours after sleep (hGH levels increase during sleep), or strenuous exercise can be performed for 30 minutes before blood is drawn.
The hGH or somatotropin test requires that a fasting blood sample be drawn from a vein, usually in the arm.Advertisement
The child should have nothing to eat or drink from midnight the night before the test until after the blood sample is drawn.
Since stress and exercise increase hGH levels, the child must be at complete rest for 30 minutes before the blood sample is drawn.
The somatomedin C test also requires a fasting blood sample.
The patient should have nothing to eat or drink from midnight the night before until after the blood sample is drawn.
Nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) lipoprofile exposes a blood sample to a magnetic field to determine the size of the cholesterol particles.Advertisement
In addition to testing for muscle enzymes, the doctor may also have the blood sample tested for antinuclear antibodies (ANA), which are produced when a person's immune system is producing antibodies against the body's own tissues.
The only way to establish whether someone has an inherited form of retinoblastoma is to see if the retinoblastoma gene is changed or deleted in the blood cells obtained from a blood sample.
The chromosomes can be seen by obtaining a blood sample.
These cells are generally extracted from cells found in a blood sample.
A blood sample will be taken from the patient's arm to test for antibodies to Treponema carateum.Advertisement
Testing for fetal hemoglobin requires that a blood sample be drawn from the child.
Proper identification and careful handling of the child are important when a blood sample is being obtained for testing.
The blood sample is drawn into tiny capillary tubes, properly labeled, and taken to the laboratory for testing.
In order to diagnose reactive hypoglycemia in those without diabetes, a blood sample must be drawn while a child is experiencing symptoms.
Arterial blood gases are measured on a blood sample that is taken from an artery.Advertisement
The earliest known case of HIV-1 came from a human blood sample collected in 1959 from a man in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo.
The method by which he became infected is not known; however, genetic analysis of his blood sample suggested that HIV-1 might have stemmed from a single virus in the late 1940s or early 1950s.
Multimer analysis evaluates the structure of the vWF, and RIPA measures how much ristocetin is required to cause the clumping of platelets in a blood sample.
Anemia is diagnosed when either the hemoglobin or hematocrit of a blood sample is too low.
The level of oxygen in the blood can be measured by taking a blood sample from an artery, or, more easily, using a device called an oximeter, which is clipped to an earlobe.Advertisement
To obtain a blood sample for TSB, a phlebotomist takes blood from the infant's tissue (usually the heel) rather than from a vein, as the veins of newborns are extremely small and easily damaged.
Proper identification and careful handling of the infant are important when a blood sample is being obtained for testing.
A site, usually on the infant's heel, is chosen by the phlebotomist who draws the infant's blood sample.
A spectrophotometer can accurately measure how much bilirubin is in a blood sample and the result can be compared to known normal values.
All of these tests can be performed usnig a blood sample.Advertisement
After you send your blood sample back to the lab, the technicians will post the results of your test on a secure website.