MELS 305

MELS 305–CLINICAL LABORATORY HEMATOLOGY (3Cr:2Lec,2Lab,0Tut):
The course will focus on studying the basic and medical aspects of the structure and function of formed elements of blood, bone marrow and plasma, production, release and survival; morphological characteristics of normal and abnormal cells; quantitative and qualitative abnormalities. The course will also introduce students to different blood disorders with emphasis on coagulation and hemostatic disorders, white blood cell anomalies, anemias, and leukemias.