• Course Code: MELS305
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: 2Lec,2Lab,0Tut
  • Course Type: Major Core Courses (MCC)

Course Description

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.