Description: This clinical pathology laboratory course is designed to provide the first year Animal Health Technology student with the opportunity to practice the principles and procedures presented in the corequisite Clinical Pathology (ANHL 125) lecture. Techniques for the safe and proper collection, handling, and storage of blood, urine, fecal, and skin samples in various species are introduced and practiced by the student. Students perform analytical tests appropriate for each sample type and evaluate the results. Safe operation and proper maintenance of laboratory equipment commonly used in the veterinary field is stressed. Appropriate veterinary medical terminology is presented.
This course can help you earn the following degree(s) or certificate(s):