Diagnostic tests: Establishing the cause of anaemia
In the recent years many advances in the diagnosis of anaemias have been made1. In the downloadable PDF document, which you can find on this page, a number of diagnostic methods are described. In this document you can find sections on Determination in Serum/Plasma, The Blood Count and Tests for the Diagnosis of Chronic Inflammation.
This text is published earlier as a part of Clinical Aspects and Laboratory Iron Metabolism, Anemias: Novel concepts in the Anemias of Malignancies and Renal and Rheumatoid Diseases written by M. Wick, W. Pinggera and P. Lehmann1References:
1. Wick, M., W. Pinggera, and P. Lehmann, Clinical Aspects and Laboratory. Iron Metabolism, Anemias: Novel Concepts in the Anemias of Malignancies and Renal and Rheumatoid Diseases. 2003: Springer.