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Pre-analytical error in a hematology laboratory: an avoidable cause of compromised quality in reporting

Aastha Narula, Shakti Kumar Yadav, Aarzoo Jahan, Alekh Verma, Akshi Katyal, Priyanka Anand, Sonam Kumar Pruthi, Namrata Sarin, Ruchika Gupta ORCID logo and Sompal Singh

Corresponding author: Dr. Sompal Singh, MD, Department of Pathology, Hindu Rao Hospital, Malka Ganj, Delhi 110007, India, Phone: +91-9810873046

  1. Author contributions: All the authors have accepted responsibility for the entire content of this submitted manuscript and approved submission.

  2. Research funding: None declared.

  3. Employment or leadership: None declared.

  4. Honorarium: None declared.

  5. Competing interests: The funding organization(s) played no role in the study design; in the collection, analysis, and interpretation of data; in the writing of the report; or in the decision to submit the report for publication.

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Received: 2018-12-10
Accepted: 2019-01-29
Published Online: 2019-03-13
Published in Print: 2019-09-25

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