Factitious Biochemical Measurements Resulting from Hematologic Conditions
MedSun: Newsletter #35, April 2009

By: Dalal, BI; Bridgen ML
American Society for Clinical Pathology

False laboratory results often lead to unnecessary testing or treatment. This brief review of false biochemical results due to pre-existing hematologic conditions focuses on the mechanisms underlying the false results and suggests ways to prevent them.

Additional Information:

Factitious Biochemical Measurements Resulting from Hematologic Conditions. By: Dalal, BI; Bridgen ML. American Society for Clinical Pathology. 2009.
http://ajcp.ascpjournals.org/content/131/2/195.full.pdf+html


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