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 2016; 36(6): 505~622
Review Articles
Current Pathological and Laboratory Considerations in the Diagnosis of Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
Cheng-Hock Toh, M.D., Yasir Alhamdi et al.
Ann Lab Med 2016; 36(6): 505-512   PDF
Development and Characterization of Reference Materials for Genetic Testing: Focus on Public Partnerships
Lisa V. Kalman, Ph.D., Vivekananda Datta et al.
Ann Lab Med 2016; 36(6): 513-520   PDF
Original Articles
Comparing Results of Five Glomerular Filtration Rate-Estimating Equations in the Korean General Population: MDRD Study, Revised Lund-Malmö, and Three CKD-EPI Equations
Misuk Ji, M.D., Yoon-Hee Lee et al.
Ann Lab Med 2016; 36(6): 521-528   PDF
Prevalence and Molecular Characteristics of Carbapenemase-Producing Enterobacteriaceae From Five Hospitals in Korea
Seok Hoon Jeong, M.D., Han-Sung Kim et al.
Ann Lab Med 2016; 36(6): 529-535   PDF
Prevalence of Major Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Clones in Korea Between 2001 and 2008
Gi Su Kang, M.S., Yung Hee Jung et al.
Ann Lab Med 2016; 36(6): 536-541   PDF
Soluble ST2 Levels and Left Ventricular Structure and Function in Patients With Metabolic Syndrome
Vera Celic, Ph.D., Anka Majstorovic et al.
Ann Lab Med 2016; 36(6): 542-549   PDF
Evaluation of the VIDAS Anti-HCV Assay for Detection of Hepatitis C Virus Infection
Jungwon Hyun, M.D., Dae-Hyun Ko et al.
Ann Lab Med 2016; 36(6): 550-554   PDF
PRSS1, SPINK1, CFTR, and CTRC Pathogenic Variants in Korean Patients With Idiopathic Pancreatitis
Sun-Mi Cho, M.D., Saeam Shin et al.
Ann Lab Med 2016; 36(6): 555-560   PDF
A Population-Based Genomic Study of Inherited Metabolic Disaeases Detected Through Newborn Screening
Kyoung-Jin Park, M.D., Seungman Park et al.
Ann Lab Med 2016; 36(6): 561-572   PDF
Abnormalities in Chromosomes 1q and 13 Independently Correlate With Factors of Poor Prognosis in Multiple Myeloma
Miyoung Kim, M.D., Young-Su Ju et al.
Ann Lab Med 2016; 36(6): 573-582   PDF
Original Articles
Relationship Between Cytogenetic Complexity and Peritumoral Edema in High-Grade Astrocytoma
Kyung-Ho Jeong, M.D., Young-Jin Song et al.
Ann Lab Med 2016; 36(6): 583-589   PDF
Brief Communications
Soluble Suppression of Tumorigenicity 2 and Echocardiography in Sepsis
Hyun Suk Yang, M.D., Mina Hur et al.
Ann Lab Med 2016; 36(6): 590-594   PDF
Reference Intervals for Plasma Amyloid β in Korean Adults Without Cognitive Impairment
Min-Young Kim, M.D., Kyu-Nam Kim et al.
Ann Lab Med 2016; 36(6): 595-598   PDF
Development of a Novel Quality Improvement Indicator Based on the Hemolysis Index
Eun Jin Lee, M.D., Miyoung Kim et al.
Ann Lab Med 2016; 36(6): 599-602   PDF
Performance Evaluation of the Real-Q Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Quantification Kit Using Two Real-Time PCR Systems for Quantifying CMV DNA in Whole Blood
Jong Eun Park, M.D., Ji-Youn Kim et al.
Ann Lab Med 2016; 36(6): 603-606   PDF
Letter to the Editor
Cell Population Data NE-SFL and MO-WX From Sysmex XN-3000 Can Provide Additional Information for Exclusion of Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia From Other Acute Myeloid Leukemias: A Preliminary Study
Sang Hyuk Park, M.D., Hyung-Hoi Kim et al.
Ann Lab Med 2016; 36(6): 607-610   PDF
A Novel Integron Gene Cassette Harboring VIM-38 Metallo-β-lactamase in a Clinical Pseudomonas aeruginosa Isolate
Fatih ?aban Beri?, Ph.D., Esma Akyildiz et al.
Ann Lab Med 2016; 36(6): 611-613   PDF
A Case of Flavobacterium ceti Meningitis
Seung-Kyun Park, M.D. and Namhee Ryoo, M.D.
Ann Lab Med 2016; 36(6): 614-616   PDF
Identification of Pasteurella canis in a Soft Tissue Infection Caused by a Dog Bite: The First Report in Korea
Bongyoung Kim, M.D., Hyunjoo Pai et al.
Ann Lab Med 2016; 36(6): 617-619   PDF
Identification of the ABO*cis-AB04 Allele With a Unique Substitution C796A: The First Case in Korea
Jung Yoon, M.D., Hee-Jeong Youk et al.
Ann Lab Med 2016; 36(6): 620-622   PDF