Clinical laboratory attached to every hospital plays a vital role in the diagnosis, treatment and prognosis of patients. In the era of evidence based practice of medicine, laboratory evaluation of the patient plays a major role in the establishment of diagnosis. Hence, laboratory diagnosis has achieved a prominent place in medical services and therefore lab services form an integral part of health care delivery.
Biochemistry is one of the important branches of laboratory science which analyzes several micro and macro molecules, enzymes, hormones and other metabolites circulating in blood, plasma and other body fluids.
Laboratory diagnosis has gained rapid expansion and tremendous importance in today‘s practice of Medicine.