Blood Sample

Four samples of blood have been sent to SimuLab Laboratories for microscopic examination to check for the presence of parasites that cause tick fever or red water in cattle. As a Laboratory Technician you must be able to prepare blood samples for microscopic examination. The preparation, labelling and basic quality control of a blood sample will be covered in this section of the unit.

There are three tasks you will be undertaking in this section.

  1. Blood sample - Prepare samples for microscopic examination
  2. Blood sample - Stain smears and films
  3. Assessment - blood sample.

Complete each task in order, following the steps and instructions.


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Task 1. Blood sample - Prepare samples for microscopic examination

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