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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 EMAIL logo

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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