Annals of Laboratory Medicine
Annals of Laboratory Medicine (http://www.annlabmed.org) is published by the 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 2017; 37(5): 365~464
Review Article
International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 15189
Frank Schneider, M.D., Caroline Maurer et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(5): 365-370   PDF
Original Articles
Accuracy Assessment of Five Equations Used for Estimating the Glomerular Filtration Rate in Korean Adults
Tae-Dong Jeong, M.D., Eun-Jung Cho et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(5): 371-380   PDF
Comparison of Intact PTH and Bio-Intact PTH Assays Among Non-Dialysis Dependent Chronic Kidney Disease Patients
Yael Einbinder, M.D., Sydney Benchetrit et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(5): 381-387   PDF
Proenkephalin, Neutrophil Gelatinase-Associated Lipocalin, and Estimated Glomerular Filtration Rates in Patients With Sepsis
Hanah Kim, M.D., Mina Hur et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(5): 388-397   PDF
Multidrug Resistance Mechanisms of Carbapenem Resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae Strains Isolated in Chongqing, China
Jinrong Yan, M.D., Shuli Pu et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(5): 398-407   PDF
Comparison of the Luminex xTAG Respiratory Viral Panel Fast v2 Assay With Anyplex II RV16 Detection Kit and AdvanSure RV Real-Time RT-PCR Assay for the Detection of Respiratory Viruses
Dae-Hyun Ko, M.D., Hyun Soo Kim et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(5): 408-414   PDF
Characterization of Extended-Spectrum β-Lactamase Genes of Shigella flexneri Isolates With Fosfomycin Resistance From Patients in China
Yanyan Liu, M.D., Yue Cheng et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(5): 415-419   PDF
Association of Foxp3 Polymorphism With Allograft Outcome in Kidney Transplantation
Hyewon Park, M.D., Nuri Lee et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(5): 420-425   PDF
Human Papillomavirus Genotype Distribution Among 18,815 Women in 13 Korean Cities and Relationship With Cervical Cytology Findings
Eun-Hee Nah, M.D., Seon Cho et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(5): 426-433   PDF
Brief Communication
Identification of viridans streptococci With Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption & Ionization Time-of-flight Mass Spectrometry by an In-house Method and a Commercially Available System
Catalina-Suzana Stingu, M.D., Klaus Eschrich et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(5): 434-437   PDF
Case Report
Identification of Pathogenic Variants in the CHM Gene in Two Korean Patients With Choroideremia
Kunho Bae, M.D., Ju Sun Song et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(5): 438-442   PDF
Letter to the Editor
Hidden “Preleukemic Phase” of Chronic Myeloid Leukemia Presenting Without Leukocytosis in the Peripheral Blood Unrelated to Chemotherapy in a Patient Diagnosed With Diffuse Large B Cell Lymphoma
Dong-Won Yoo, M.D., Sang Hyuk Park et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(5): 443-445   PDF
WHIM Syndrome With a Novel CXCR4 Variant in a Korean Child
Dong Woo Shin, M.D., Si Nae Park et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(5): 446-449   PDF
Correlation Between Bone Marrow Blasts Counts With Flow Cytometry and Morphological Analysis in Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Min Huang, M.S., Xinya Zhao et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(5): 450-453   PDF
Persistence of Group B Streptococcus in the Urogenital Area
Won-Hee Choi, Ph.D., Hyun-Woong Park et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(5): 454-456   PDF
Sputasol (Dithiothreitol 0.54%) Improves the Detection of Human Papillomaviruses Using the Cobas 4800 System
Qing-Yong Wang, M.S., He-Rui Zhang et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(5): 457-458   PDF
Multiple Brain Abscesses Caused by Nocardia asiatica in a Patient With Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: The First Case Report and Literature Review
Ji Hun Jeong, M.D., Song Mi Moon et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(5): 459-461   PDF
Complete STK11 Deletion and Atypical Symptoms in Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome
Myeong Sun Jang, M.D., Yoo Min Lee et al.
Ann Lab Med 2017; 37(5): 462-464   PDF