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CLTA-1100 - Clinical Hematology
5.00 credit hours
Course Fee: $163.00
Prerequisite: Admission into the Clinical Laboratory Technology program; and BIOL-2710, with grade C or better. Corequisite: CLTA-1200
This course is the study of blood cell maturation, morphology, and function. Diseases of erythrocytes and the mathematics related to hematology are also included. Other topics include aspects of abnormal hematology such as infectious mononucleosis, leukemias, lymphomas, sarcomas, and myeloma. Laboratory exercises will concentrate on normal and abnormal differentials. Students will complete differential cell counts, specimen processing, slide staining, and cell enumeration procedures. (7 contact hrs) Center Campus. Winter semester only.