Annals of Laboratory Medicine
Annals of Laboratory Medicine (http://www.annlabmed.org) is published by Korean Society for Laboratory Medicine (http://www.kslm.org/eng/). This journal publishes Original Articles, Case Reports, Brief Communications, Letters to the Editor, Review, Editorials, Corrections, and Correspondence about new and important subjects of laboratory medicine related to the etiology, diagnosis and treatment of diseases that are scientific, original, ethical and academically significant.
Ann Lab Med 2019; 39(5): 421~508
Review Article
Challenges and Considerations in Sequence Variant Interpretation for Mendelian Disorders
Young-Eun Kim, M.D., Chang-Seok Ki et al.
Ann Lab Med 2019; 39(5): 421-429  https://doi.org/10.3343/alm.2019.39.5.421 PDF
Original Articles
Flow Cytometric Analysis of T Cells in Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis
Min-Seung Park, M.D., In Young Yoo et al.
Ann Lab Med 2019; 39(5): 430-437  https://doi.org/10.3343/alm.2019.39.5.430 PDF
Clonal Cell Proliferation in Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria: Evaluation of PIGA Mutations and T-cell Receptor Clonality
Joonhong Park, M.D., Myungshin Kim et al.
Ann Lab Med 2019; 39(5): 438-446  https://doi.org/10.3343/alm.2019.39.5.438 PDF
Use of Liquid Chromatography-Tandem Mass Spectrometry for Clinical Testing in Korean Laboratories: a Questionnaire Survey
Hyojin Chae, M.D., Sung-Eun Cho et al.
Ann Lab Med 2019; 39(5): 447-453  https://doi.org/10.3343/alm.2019.39.5.447 PDF
Circulating Biologically Active Adrenomedullin Predicts Organ Failure and Mortality in Sepsis
Hanah Kim, M.D., Ph.D. et al.
Ann Lab Med 2019; 39(5): 454-463  https://doi.org/10.3343/alm.2019.39.5.454 PDF
Performance of the cobas u 701 Analyzer in Urinary Tract Infection Screening
Victoria Ortiz de la Tabla, Pharm.D., Gregoria Gázquez et al.
Ann Lab Med 2019; 39(5): 464-469  https://doi.org/10.3343/alm.2019.39.5.464 PDF
Performance Evaluation of the Newly Developed BD Phoenix NMIC-500 Panel Using Clinical Isolates of Gram-Negative Bacilli
Byeol Yi Park, M.T., Demiana Mourad et al.
Ann Lab Med 2019; 39(5): 470-477  https://doi.org/10.3343/alm.2019.39.5.470 PDF
Comparison of cobas EGFR Mutation Test v2 and PANAMutyper-R-EGFR for Detection and Semi-Quantification of Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Mutations in Plasma and Pleural Effusion Supernatant
A-Lum Han, M.D., Hak-Ryul Kim et al.
Ann Lab Med 2019; 39(5): 478-487  https://doi.org/10.3343/alm.2019.39.5.478 PDF
Brief Communication
Comparison of Characteristics of Streptococcus dysgalactiae subsp. equisimilis Isolates Causing Repetitive vs Single Infections
Tomohiro Fujita, M.T., Haruno Yoshida et al.
Ann Lab Med 2019; 39(5): 488-492  https://doi.org/10.3343/alm.2019.39.5.488 PDF
Letter to the Editor
First Report of a Patient With Natural Killer-Lymphoblastic Leukemia/Lymphoma in Korea
Jiwon Lee, M.D., Ho Young Kim et al.
Ann Lab Med 2019; 39(5): 493-495  https://doi.org/10.3343/alm.2019.39.5.493 PDF
Two Rare Cases of Therapy-Related Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia in Patients With Plasma Cell Myeloma
Hye-Young Lee, M.D., Chan-Jeoung Park et al.
Ann Lab Med 2019; 39(5): 496-498  https://doi.org/10.3343/alm.2019.39.5.496 PDF
Eliminating or Minimizing the Effects of Cold Agglutinins on the Accuracy of Complete Blood Count Results
Antonio La Gioia , M.D.
Ann Lab Med 2019; 39(5): 499-500  https://doi.org/10.3343/alm.2019.39.5.499 PDF
Correspondence: Response to “Eliminating or Minimizing the Effects of Cold Agglutinins on the Accuracy of Complete Blood Count Results”
John Hoon Rim , M.D. and Jongha Yoo , M.D.
Ann Lab Med 2019; 39(5): 501-502  https://doi.org/10.3343/alm.2019.39.5.501 PDF
Identification of a Novel CHD7 Mutation in a CHARGE Syndrome Patient in Indonesia
Gara Samara Brajadenta, M.D., Agustini Utari et al.
Ann Lab Med 2019; 39(5): 503-506  https://doi.org/10.3343/alm.2019.39.5.503 PDF
A Case of Hypercalcemia and Antibiotic-Related Acute Kidney Injury Following Implantation of Antibiotic Impregnated Calcium Sulfate Beads
Douglas Challener M.D. and Omar Abu Saleh , M.B.B.S.
Ann Lab Med 2019; 39(5): 507-508  https://doi.org/10.3343/alm.2019.39.5.507 PDF