Assessment of Fetal Lung Maturity by the Lamellar Body Count, 1st Edition

This document provides guidelines for the use of automated cell counting to enumerate lamellar bodies in amniotic fluid. It describes the different counting technologies used in automated cell counters as well as methods laboratorians can use to verify/validate the lamellar body count test.

This reaffirmed document has been reviewed and confirmed as suitable to remain published without revision to content, as of September 2016. The document’s next scheduled review is generally five years after the reaffirmation date.

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Chairholder: David G. Grenache, PhD, DABCC, FACB

Date of Publication: November 21, 2011

Order Code PDF: C58AE
ISBN Number: 1-56238-771-5

Order Code Print: print not available

Edition: First

Pages: 32