American Journal of Laboratory Medicine

Volume 7, Issue 3, May 2022

  • Relationship of MTB Positive Cases with CD4+ Count and Qualitative Leucocytes and Values of Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate in MTB Positive Cases in Gombe State

    Doughari James Hamuel, Ja’afaru Mohammed Inuwa, Luka Joseph

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 3, May 2022
    Pages: 37-42
    Received: 1 May 2022
    Accepted: 24 May 2022
    Published: 28 July 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajlm.20220703.11
    Abstract: Tuberculosis caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis (M. tuberculosis) bacteria [] remains deadliest communicable disease. In this study the relationship of MTB positive cases with CD4+ count quantitative and qualitative leucocytes and values of erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) in MTB positive cases of patients with suspected pulm... Show More
  • Histopathologic Patterns of Lymph Node Diseases Among Patients Diagnosed in Hawassa University Comprehensive Specialized Hospital, Southern Ethiopia

    Tesfalem Israel Korga, Abebe Melis Nisiro, Berhanu Lijalem Yigez, Selamawit Abebe Ayele, Deginesh Dawit Woltamo, Yohannes Zewde, Abebe Sorsa Badacho

    Issue: Volume 7, Issue 3, May 2022
    Pages: 43-48
    Received: 20 June 2022
    Accepted: 1 August 2022
    Published: 9 August 2022
    DOI: 10.11648/j.ajlm.20220703.12
    Abstract: Lymphadenopathy is one of the most typical clinical presentations in patients of all age groups. The causes are different based on age, sex, duration, and patterns of involvement. There is a lack of evidence on histopathologic patterns of lymph node diseases. This study aims to determine the histopathologic pattern of lymph node diseases diagnosed ... Show More