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Laboratory Medicine Examination Overview
How many hours is the Laboratory Medicine Examination?
The Laboratory Medicine Examination is 4 hours.
How many questions is the Laboratory Medicine Examination?
The Laboratory Medicine Examination is 100 questions.
What topics are covered on the Laboratory Medicine Examination?
Topics include: Laboratory Management - 10%, Hematopathology, and Hemostasis – Bone Marrows, CBC, Molecular Pathology, Coagulation - 21%, Microbiology – Virology, Spirochetes, Parasitology, Mycobacteriology, Mycology, Chlamydia/Rickettsia, Bacteriology - 17%, Transfusion Medicine/Immunology – Allergy, Autoimmune Disorders, Blood Banking/Transfusion, Immune Deficiency - 11%, Chemistry – Blood Bas/Electrolytes, Cancer Mgmt/Tumor Markers, Carbohydrates, Endocrine, Enzymes, Fertility and Gestation, GI/Pancreas, Lipids, Liver, Toxicology/TDM - 32%, and Urine/Clinical Microscopy – Body Fluids, Urinalysis - 9%
Laboratory Medicine Examination MCQs (1,159)
Our question bank for the Laboratory Medicine Examination covers four Cognitive Difficulty Levels:
- Allergy and Immunology - 104 questions
- Cardiovascular - 99 questions
- Connective Tissue - 56 questions
- Ears Nose and Throat - 26 questions
- Endocrine and Metabolic - 279 questions
- Eyes - 19 questions
- Gastrointestinal - 236 questions
- Genetics - 163 questions
- Genitourinary - 72 questions
- Growth and Development - 58 questions
- Gynecologic - 45 questions
- Hematologic - 284 questions
- Infectious - 319 questions
- Integument - 128 questions
- Musculoskeletal - 113 questions
- Nervous - 124 questions
- Nutrition - 37 questions
- Obstetric - 30 questions
- Oncologic - 232 questions
- Psychiatric Mental Health - 17 questions
- Pulmonary - 113 questions
- Renal - 118 questions
- Surgery - 45 questions
- Toxicology - 80 questions
- Trauma - 14 questions
- Manage Care and Comply Regulations - 13 questions
- Promote Safety and Minimize Infection - 9 questions
- Health Promotion & Maintenance (Prevent Problems) - 29 questions
- Basic Care and Comfort (Assist Daily Living Tasks) - 1 questions
- Pharm/Parenteral Therapy (Drugs/Vital Signs) - 106 questions
- Reduction Risk (Post Procedure) - 6 questions
- Physiological Adaptation (Care Ill Patients) - 711 questions
- Psychosocial (Mental Health Patient/Family) - 1 questions
- Process (Analysis, Assess, Eval, Implement, Plan) - 794 questions
- Communication/Documentation (Oral, Written, EMR) - 8 questions
- Teaching/Learning (Promotes Behavior Change) - 5 questions
- Causes - 527 questions
- Classification - 61 questions
- Differential - 804 questions
- Epidemiology - 43 questions
- Evaluation Diagnostic Tests - 635 questions
- Evaluation Lab - 966 questions
- Evaluation Monitoring - 56 questions
- Evaluation Nuclear Medicine - 1 questions
- Evaluation Procedures - 268 questions
- Evaluation Radiologic - 203 questions
- Health Maint Prevention Public Health - 39 questions
- History Physical - 1195 questions
- Legal - 6 questions
- Pathophysiology - 754 questions
- Patient Education - 23 questions
- Prognosis Complications - 789 questions
- Toxicology - 67 questions
- Treatment Medical - 244 questions
- Treatment Radiation - 3 questions
- Treatment Surgical - 66 questions
- Healthcare Ethics - 10 questions
- Clinical Education - 3 questions
- Therapeutics (Drug treatment) - 69 questions
- Drug Information - 72 questions
- Pharmaceutics (Safely dosing medications) - 42 questions
- Pharmacokinetics (Drug movement in body) - 4 questions
Laboratory Medicine Examination Articles (857)
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The kidney is a structurally complex organ essential for human survival since its embryonic development.
Described in 1971, Wells syndrome is a rare dermatosis of unknown etiology. It is characterized by a benign but recurrent evolution. Wells syn ...
Neutrophils play an essential role in immune defenses because they ingest, kill, and digest invading microorganisms, including fungi and bacteria. ...
Coronary heart disease and stroke are the two leading causes of death worldwide and by the year 2030, they are projected to account for nearly 25% ...
Beeturia is the discoloration of urine following the consumption of beets or foods colored with beetroot.
Leuprolide is an FDA-approved gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) agonist used for the management of endometriosis, uterine leiomyomata (also kno ...
Fahr disease is named after Karl Theodor Fahr, a German neurologist who first reported the disorder in 1930. It is a rare neurological condition ch ...
Nevus comedonicus (NC), first described by Kofmann in 1895, is a rare condition considered to be a type of epidermal nevus. Nevus comedo ...
Continuous renal replacement therapy is one of the renal replacement methods that include intermittent hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis. It is ...
Primary polydipsia (PP) is a condition where there is excess consumption of fluids leading to polyuria with diluted urine and, ultimately, hyponatr ...
ALK-negative anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALK(-) ALCL) is an uncommon CD30-positive T-cell lymphoma that presents a major diagnostic challenge. ...
Public health officials have ranked the reduction in vaccine-preventable diseases as one of the top 10 public health achievements in the 21 century ...
Acetaminophen (N-acetyl-para-aminophenol, paracetamol, APAP) toxicity is common primarily because the medication is so readily available, and there ...
Lymphadenopathy is a common abnormal finding during the course of the physical exam in general medical practice. Patients and physicians ...
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