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Urinalysis and Body Fluids

Course Description:

This course provides theoretical and practical applications of microscopic techniques in the analysis and examination of urine, stool, cerebrospinal fluid (CSF), seminal fluid, synovial fluid, pleural, and peritoneal fluid. The course will cover the principles and techniques of clinical microscopy. Students will perform the pregnancy test and practice the examination of urine, stool, cerebrospinal fluid, sputum, seminal fluid, and synovial fluid, as performed in the clinical microscopy laboratory setting with emphasis on technical performance. This course includes theory, practical application, and technical performance of procedures used in the analysis of urine and other body fluids.