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Penicillium Species Other Than Talaromyces marneffei Producing Red Pigment from Clinical Specimens: Isolation of Talaromyces albobiverticillius

Ryu MR, Yoo IY, Song DJ, Huh HJ, Ki CS, Lee NY

  • Lab Med Online.
  • 2017 Oct;7(4):211-214.
  • doi: 10.3343/lmo.2017.7.4.211
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Neutrophilic Leukemoid Reaction Associated with Malignancy Initially Suspected as Chronic Neutrophilic Leukemia

So MK, Park S, Mun YC, Seong CM, Huh HJ, Huh J

  • Lab Med Online.
  • 2017 Oct;7(4):206-210.
  • doi: 10.3343/lmo.2017.7.4.206
Although neutrophilia can manifest from various causes, it is important to be able to distinguish chronic neutrophilic leukemia (CNL) from neutrophilic leukemoid reactions (NLR). In this paper, we describe four...
Five Cases of the Gram Variable Bacterium Paenibacillus urinalis Isolated from Clinical Specimens and its Clinical Significance

Gu H, Kim YJ, Ryu J, Cho SY, Lee HJ

  • Lab Med Online.
  • 2017 Oct;7(4):201-205.
  • doi: 10.3343/lmo.2017.7.4.201
Paenibacillus urinalis was first isolated from the urine of a woman in 2008, and was reported to be a contaminant. Here, we report 5 cases of P. urinalis isolated over...
A Case of Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia with Co-existence of BCR-ABL1 and PML-RARA Rearrangements Detected by PCR

An GD, Lim HH, Woo KS, Kim KH, Kim JM, Kim SH, Han JY

  • Lab Med Online.
  • 2017 Oct;7(4):196-200.
  • doi: 10.3343/lmo.2017.7.4.196
Acute promyelocytic leukemia (APL) is a distinct subtype of acute myeloid leukemia (AML) characterized by PML-RARA fusion and specific morphology. The BCR-ABL1 rearrangement is mainly observed in patients with chronic...
National Survey on Biosafety in Clinical Tuberculosis Laboratories in Korea

Kim CK, Lee H, Yong D, Kim YA

  • Lab Med Online.
  • 2017 Oct;7(4):189-195.
  • doi: 10.3343/lmo.2017.7.4.189
BACKGROUND: Workers in the microbiology laboratories are continuously exposed to the risk of laboratory-associated infections. Tuberculosis (TB) is a frequent laboratory-acquired infection owing to production of cough-generated aerosols with ease...
Evaluation of Cobas b 101 HbA1c Analyzer Performance for Point-of-Care Testing

Yu HJ, Lim S, Kwon MJ, Woo HY, Park H

  • Lab Med Online.
  • 2017 Oct;7(4):182-188.
  • doi: 10.3343/lmo.2017.7.4.182
BACKGROUND: The use of point-of-care (POC) devices for evaluating HbA1c is increasing; accordingly, comparisons between these devices and central laboratory methods are important. In the present study, we evaluated the...
Establishing Reference Intervals for Soluble ST2 Assay in a Korean Population

Park M, Ji M, Kim H, Moon HW, Hur M, Yun YM

  • Lab Med Online.
  • 2017 Oct;7(4):176-181.
  • doi: 10.3343/lmo.2017.7.4.176
BACKGROUND: Soluble ST2 (sST2) has emerged as a biomarker of heart failure. Previous studies indicated 35 ng/mL of sST2 as the clinically prognostic cut-off value. This study aims to establish...
Evaluation of the Automated Blood Bank Systems IH-500 and VISION Max for ABO-RhD Blood Typing and Unexpected Antibody Screening

Park Y, Kim SY, Koo SH, Lim J, Kim JM, Lim YA, Kwon GC

  • Lab Med Online.
  • 2017 Oct;7(4):170-175.
  • doi: 10.3343/lmo.2017.7.4.170
BACKGROUND: The use of automated systems for pre-transfusion tests is increasing in an attempt to reduce workload and the impact of human errors in blood banks. We evaluated the clinical...
Evaluation of the Automated Immunohematology Analyzer DAYMATE M

Yoo J, Yu H, Choi H, Lee GW, Song YS, Lee S, Jekarl DW, Kim Y

  • Lab Med Online.
  • 2017 Oct;7(4):163-169.
  • doi: 10.3343/lmo.2017.7.4.163
BACKGROUND: An automated immunohematology analyzer, DAYMATE M (DAY Medical, Switzerland), has been recently developed. The potential of this analyzer to improve test results has been evaluated. METHODS: A total of 300...

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