Fundamentals of Urine & Body Fluid Analysis, 2nd Edition

Fundamentals of Urine & Body Fluid Analysis

2nd Edition

By Nancy A. Brunzel, MS, CLS(NCA), Division of Medical Technology, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN


1. Microscopy
2. Quality Assurance and Safety
3. Urine Specimen Types, Collection, and Preservation
4. The Kidney
5. The Renal Function
6. Physical Examination of Urine
7. Chemical Examination of Urine
8. Microscopic Examination of Urine Sediment
9. Renal and Metabolic Disease
10. Fecal Analysis
11. Seminal Fluid Analysis
12. Amniotic Fluid Analysis
13. Cerebrospinal Fluid Analysis
14. Synovial Fluid Analysis
15. Pleural, Pericardial, and Peritoneal Fluid Analysis
16. Analysis of Vaginal Secretions
Urine Sediment Image Glossary