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faith888 in Houston, Texas

38 months ago

Hi Sandra in Gort, Ireland, and hdeeb in Hamden, Can i ask for your email ad if thats ok with you? I just want to ask something in regards to your exams that uve taken in ascp MLS cert. Thank u I appreciate it.

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faith888 in Houston, Texas

38 months ago

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Sandra in gort Ireland in Doonside, Australia

38 months ago

Hi there ya it's sandral.mchugh@gmail.com! Hope I can help you!!

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stellar in Roseville, California

38 months ago

I am in California and here I had to apply to the state first, then after receiving their "blessing" I was apply to apply to ASCP to take the exam. How long did it take for ASCP to get back to you with the documents allowing you to register for the exam?

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kgailw in Wisconsin

38 months ago

After receiving all information, 6wks.

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stellar in Roseville, California

38 months ago

Wow. That seems so long! I went on the ASCP website after posting this and found a "chat" option for help. An agent said to allow 30 days to receive the letter. I asked if there were any chance I would receive the letter sooner and she just said no, have a nice day. Then ended the chat.

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Poetic in Michigan

38 months ago

How long did everyone study for the exam? I am thinking about scheduling it for 3 weeks after I'm done with school, but that doesn't seem like a lot of time. On the other hand I will have all day to study....

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Poetic in Michigan

38 months ago

Is the bottom line approach book better than the Boc review 5th edition?

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Hawk in Fresno, California

38 months ago

Poetic in Michigan said: Is the bottom line approach book better than the Boc review 5th edition?

Hello,

Yes, I feel that the Bottom Line Approach is much better because it's a concise collection of relevant information. My feeling is that when individuals study using only the BOC, is that they get stuck memorizing questions; and this could end up giving one a false sense of security. But, it certainly doesn't hurt to practice answering questions, just don't use the BOC as your only study source, unless you're really strong in all areas.

I would get a copy of Bottom Line Approach, and start marking it up, adding little facts here and there to help supplement the book. For instance, the section on thalassemias is very short, so you'll need to read up a little on these disease states and add a few important facts. You're almost certain to get some hematology slides on thalassemia or IDA...make sure you have either seen in your rotation or look it up on line, so you can visually correlate these with actual lab results. They also like to throw some confusing slides out there, for example, have a slide which requires to know the difference between echinocytes (burr cells) and acanthocytes, and possibly odd looking schistocytes...who'll have to know these in order to answer the subsequent question(s).

My point is, make sure you can recognize certain diseases both visually and through lab test results. Especially true with hematology.
Good luck with your studies!

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Hawk in Fresno, California

38 months ago

Poetic in Michigan said: How long did everyone study for the exam? I am thinking about scheduling it for 3 weeks after I'm done with school, but that doesn't seem like a lot of time. On the other hand I will have all day to study....

Btw, I waited about 5 to 6 months after my training ended to take the exam. All that extra time allowed me to become complacent, and vast amounts of information made its exodus from my brain. If you feel that you had good training, take it in 3 weeks. I can't put into words the relief you'll feel after you pass.

To be honest, some of the questions on the exam are not going to be found in any book. Instead it's the day to day stuff of working with the analyzers: trouble shooting and QC'ing.

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prd in Rochester, Michigan

38 months ago

IMPORTANT!!!!!!!!!

Does anyone have or can get the correction sheet (called errata) for the 5th edition BOC book? Its online but the page doesnt load for me and they sent a sheet with the book but I cant find it!?? I have been studying this book alot and just remembered there were corrections and I have my exam in a week. so if anyone can try to get the page to load and send me the pdf or scan and send it to me I would MUCH APPRECIATE it. email is prderonne@gmail.com Thanks

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kathakoni in Boston, Massachusetts

38 months ago

Hello Friends,

I have been reading this website for many months, and every time I read I got so nervous. Everyone has different opinion for the book, and I thought, oh I have this book, and that book bla bla bla, but honestly I would say there isn't any book that helps to pass the test. I just took the test today and passed! feel like flying in the air, and I still can't believe it. So basically I literally studied just for two weeks, and would recommend to get general information about everything and that's it, dont need to read any stupid book, its just not gonna help at all.
good luck !

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Stela in Highland, New York

38 months ago

kathakoni in Boston, Massachusetts said: Hello Friends,

I have been reading this website for many months, and every time I read I got so nervous. Everyone has different opinion for the book, and I thought, oh I have this book, and that book bla bla bla, but honestly I would say there isn't any book that helps to pass the test. I just took the test today and passed! feel like flying in the air, and I still can't believe it. So basically I literally studied just for two weeks, and would recommend to get general information about everything and that's it, dont need to read any stupid book, its just not gonna help at all.
good luck !

Hi kathakoni congrats for passing the exam .. I am taking the nys mls exam in 2 weeks.. Any suggestions? How to prepare for the exam? I am very nervous .. Practicing labce but not getting more than 50% and u need 75medical technologisto pass this exam .. Freaking out pls need help ..

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faith888 in Houston, Texas

38 months ago

kathakoni in Boston, Massachusetts said: Hello Friends,

I have been reading this website for many months, and every time I read I got so nervous. Everyone has different opinion for the book, and I thought, oh I have this book, and that book bla bla bla, but honestly I would say there isn't any book that helps to pass the test. I just took the test today and passed! feel like flying in the air, and I still can't believe it. So basically I literally studied just for two weeks, and would recommend to get general information about everything and that's it, dont need to read any stupid book, its just not gonna help at all.
good luck !

Hi Kathakoni, may I ask what exam did u take, ASCP or ASCPi? Is it really really hard? :-/

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kathakoni in Boston, Massachusetts

38 months ago

Faith888 in Houston, Texas said: Hi Kathakoni, may I ask what exam did u take, ASCP or ASCPi? Is it really really hard? :-/

I took the ASCPi one. It wasn't tough, but there wasn't any straight questions from any book. It was more kind of analytically and general questions. What exam are u preparing for?

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ryantresor in Buffalo, New York

38 months ago

kathakoni in Boston, Massachusetts said: I took the ASCPi one. It wasn't tough, but there wasn't any straight questions from any book. It was more kind of analytically and general questions. What exam are u preparing for?

please,could you tell me the type of questions that have on the exam?
was it mlt exam?
I am gonna take nys license for MLT.
please somes advices.
thank you

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kathakoni in Boston, Massachusetts

38 months ago

Hey, So I took the MT one, but its pretty similar to the MLT. I would recommend you to not read too much detail about anything. there are just 100 questions though it seems a lot, but they would ask 2-3 questions from each department then everything else would be more analytically questions which you can guess. You would be easily able to two answers which would not be the right answer, but then other two seems exactly same, so just pick one. I think even if you chose wrong answer between those two you are still going to pass the test because the passing grade is so low if you do more than 10 answers correct then you are passed! Also, would say if you are weak in any subject then dont waste your time on that subject. study about the subject that you are good at. I am very poor in Microbiology, so I didn't study about microbiology at all.

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kathakoni in Boston, Massachusetts

38 months ago

kathakoni in Boston, Massachusetts said: Hey, So I took the MT one, but its pretty similar to the MLT. I would recommend you to not read too much detail about anything. there are just 100 questions though it seems a lot, but they would ask 2-3 questions from each department then everything else would be more analytically questions which you can guess. You would be easily able to choose two answers which would not be the right answer, but then other two seems exactly same, so just pick one. I think even if you chose wrong answer between those two you are still going to pass the test because the passing grade is so low if you do more than 10 answers correct then you are passed! Also, would say if you are weak in any subject then dont waste your time on that subject. study about the subject that you are good at. I am very poor in Microbiology, so I didn't study about microbiology at all.
I hope that makes sense and is helpful.

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faith888 in Houston, Texas

38 months ago

kathakoni in Boston, Massachusetts said: I took the ASCPi one. It wasn't tough, but there wasn't any straight questions from any book. It was more kind of analytically and general questions. What exam are u preparing for?

We have the same route as well! I'll be taking the ascpi cert exam soon, and im getting really nervous right now! :-/ so I really do need your advise, can i get your email add if thats fine with u? Thank u so much i appreciate it.

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kathakoni in Boston, Massachusetts

38 months ago

chawalkithali@gmail.com. Fell free to ask anything

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kathakoni in Boston, Massachusetts

38 months ago

kathakoni in Boston, Massachusetts said: chawalkithali@gmail.com. Fell free to ask anything

feel

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faith888 in Houston, Texas

38 months ago

kathakoni in Boston, Massachusetts said: feel

Ok thank u!

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Poetic in Michigan

38 months ago

Hawk in Fresno, California said: Btw, I waited about 5 to 6 months after my training ended to take the exam. All that extra time allowed me to become complacent, and vast amounts of information made its exodus from my brain. If you feel that you had good training, take it in 3 weeks. I can't put into words the relief you'll feel after you pass.

To be honest, some of the questions on the exam are not going to be found in any book. Instead it's the day to day stuff of working with the analyzers: trouble shooting and QC'ing.

Yes I think it's good to get everything out of the way, but I'm having cold feet and thinking about pushing it back so that I have 6 weeks to study. On the other hand it would be nice to be done, so that I have better job options.

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faith888 in Houston, Texas

38 months ago

I took the ASCPi this afternoon and passed! Wooohoo! Overflowing happiness! Hoping to get a job soon! Thanks for all your help guys!:)

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Congratulations!!!! in Fresno, California

38 months ago

Congratulations!!!!
Does't it feel just great not having to study for that test anymore?

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Hawk in Fresno, California

38 months ago

Congratulations!!!! Congratulations!!!!
Does't it feel great not having to study for that test anymore?

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dienstagsmaedle in Moraga, California

38 months ago

Hello -

I've been lurking on this forum for a little while, as I was preparing for the ASCP MLS exam, which I took today, and happily, passed. I wanted to write to echo what 'Hawk in Fresno' mentioned a while back about using this forum as a study guide in itself. I went through a good portion of the posts on this thread, and came up with a list six pages long of topics (and even some actual questions), from the recollections of people who recently took the exam.

This list was great - I'd say at least 1/2 (if not more) of what I encountered today was on this list. So, perhaps the current version of the test is made up of rearrangements of a finite number of validated questions and one might be wise to pay attention to recent 'actual questions'. They're pretty specific - like how cocaine is metabolized - I glanced at that as late as last evening, and there it was today, on the exam.

I'm happy to scan and email my list if you would like a copy - it's not pretty, but it seems to have helped.

I also did almost all of the Harr questions, several labce practice sessions, and used the Jarreau book to thumb through to cement the facts in my brain. I graduated my MT program 13 years ago and took this same exam fresh out of school, and passed with no problems. Shortly thereafter, I moved to California, went another direction professionally, had kids, etc., and about a year ago decided to come back to the lab. So, it was almost like re-learning it all over again. I began studying in earnest a week and a half ago. I put in some days 12-14 hours of studying, but definitely crammed it all in. I used bbguy.org for immunohematology refreshers (he has great pod casts), and a guy on you tube (tomiwa007, or ftplectures - same guy). I got a lot out of his coag lectures, liver lectures, and thyroid lectures. His lymphoma lecture might go beyond our scope, but it was very entertaining! Baronerocks.com is good, too, for mnemonics. Best of luck, everyone!

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faith888 in Houston, Texas

38 months ago

You're right! I dont want to wait for 3months to retake it again, and I also thank God for helping me understand every question specialy the hard ones! My mind's still floating right now! But there are things i noticed in the test, study disease states in urinalysis , case studies in hematology nd chemistry, biochem rxns in micro, and some blood panels, and in molecular diagnostics like qPCR, EbV etc.

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dienstagsmaedle in Moraga, California

38 months ago

Yes, I had a couple of bilirubin/urobilinogen in urine questions. And borader; liver disease states.

I also seemed to have more mycolgy than I had prepared for. But that's probably because I didn't prepare for it. :) Malassezia furfur was on there (that was kind of a gimmie, and someone else mentioned it).

A few protein electrophoresis questions. One molecular question regarding steps in PCR (denature, primers added to single DNA strands, mixed with heat stable polymerase).

Two Ab panels, and about 3-4 questions on typing discrepencies. Also three or so questions about component storage requirements (cryo following pooling, what to do if the patient has a radiology procedure that will end after the product(s) are expired (I said re-schedule the radiology procedure).

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dienstagsmaedle in Moraga, California

38 months ago

*borader = broader

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lyra in Phoenix, Arizona

38 months ago

dienstagsmaedle in Moraga, California said: Hello -

I've been lurking on this forum for a little while, as I was preparing for the ASCP MLS exam, which I took today, and happily, passed. I wanted to write to echo what 'Hawk in Fresno' mentioned a while back about using this forum as a study guide in itself. I went through a good portion of the posts on this thread, and came up with a list six pages long of topics (and even some actual questions), from the recollections of people who recently took the exam.

This list was great - I'd say at least 1/2 (if not more) of what I encountered today was on this list. So, perhaps the current version of the test is made up of rearrangements of a finite number of validated questions and one might be wise to pay attention to recent 'actual questions'. They're pretty specific - like how cocaine is metabolized - I glanced at that as late as last evening, and there it was today, on the exam.

I'm happy to scan and email my list if you would like a copy - it's not pretty, but it seems to have helped.

Dear Dienstagsmaedle,
I'm tajing the exam soon and would be happy if you could email me your scanned copy. My email address is lyraaguila@gmail.com. thanks

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manjunathngunaga in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

38 months ago

Faith888 in Houston, Texas said: I took the ASCPi this afternoon and passed! Wooohoo! Overflowing happiness! Hoping to get a job soon! Thanks for all your help guys!:)

congrats..... and enjoy u r lucky

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manjunathngunaga in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

38 months ago

dienstagsmaedle in Moraga, California said: *borader = broader

Congratulations buddy.. even i m planning to take the exam soon. i have not started preparation yet . if u can send the scanned copy of what u mentioned will be more helpfull to my mail id manjunathngunaga@gmail.com and
i have subscribed for Labce and ordered books like polansky,harr and ciulla but i never heard about Jarreau book.. is it important to have it in survival kit(labce,harr,ciulla,polansky)

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Jen in Salem, Massachusetts

38 months ago

Hi ,

I was wondering if you can email me a list of questions that you found from this forum. Thank you so much!

dienstagsmaedle in Moraga, California said: Yes, I had a couple of bilirubin/urobilinogen in urine questions. And borader; liver disease states.

I also seemed to have more mycolgy than I had prepared for. But that's probably because I didn't prepare for it. :) Malassezia furfur was on there (that was kind of a gimmie, and someone else mentioned it).

A few protein electrophoresis questions. One molecular question regarding steps in PCR (denature, primers added to single DNA strands, mixed with heat stable polymerase).

Two Ab panels, and about 3-4 questions on typing discrepencies. Also three or so questions about component storage requirements (cryo following pooling, what to do if the patient has a radiology procedure that will end after the product(s) are expired (I said re-schedule the radiology procedure).

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Rachel in Arlington, Virginia

38 months ago

Dear Dienstagsmaedle,
Congratulations for the exam. I am planning to take the ASCP MLS exam in two months. But I graduated MT program in 7 years ago and I almost forgot everything. I have to start over again. Full time job, kid and household chores do not allow me much to study. But I am trying my best. I would like to request you to email me your scanned copy of your list. My email address is rachelminbo@gmail.com.
Thank you and appreciated.

dienstagsmaedle in Moraga, California said: Yes, I had a couple of bilirubin/urobilinogen in urine questions. And borader; liver disease states.

I also seemed to have more mycolgy than I had prepared for. But that's probably because I didn't prepare for it. :) Malassezia furfur was on there (that was kind of a gimmie, and someone else mentioned it).

A few protein electrophoresis questions. One molecular question regarding steps in PCR (denature, primers added to single DNA strands, mixed with heat stable polymerase).

Two Ab panels, and about 3-4 questions on typing discrepencies. Also three or so questions about component storage requirements (cryo following pooling, what to do if the patient has a radiology procedure that will end after the product(s) are expired (I said re-schedule the radiology procedure).

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KarB in Saint Albans, New York

38 months ago

Congratulation. I would appreciate if you could email me a copy of your questions. My email address is kakkidnic@yahoo.com. I would appreciate it and thanks in advance.

dienstagsmaedle in Moraga, California said: Yes, I had a couple of bilirubin/urobilinogen in urine questions. And borader; liver disease states.

I also seemed to have more mycolgy than I had prepared for. But that's probably because I didn't prepare for it. :) Malassezia furfur was on there (that was kind of a gimmie, and someone else mentioned it).

A few protein electrophoresis questions. One molecular question regarding steps in PCR (denature, primers added to single DNA strands, mixed with heat stable polymerase).

Two Ab panels, and about 3-4 questions on typing discrepencies. Also three or so questions about component storage requirements (cryo following pooling, what to do if the patient has a radiology procedure that will end after the product(s) are expired (I said re-schedule the radiology procedure).

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nil in Hickory, North Carolina

38 months ago

dienstagsmaedle in Moraga, California said: Yes, I had a couple of bilirubin/urobilinogen in urine questions. And borader; liver disease states.

I also seemed to have more mycolgy than I had prepared for. But that's probably because I didn't prepare for it. :) Malassezia furfur was on there (that was kind of a gimmie, and someone else mentioned it).

A few protein electrophoresis questions. One molecular question regarding steps in PCR (denature, primers added to single DNA strands, mixed with heat stable polymerase).

Two Ab panels, and about 3-4 questions on typing discrepencies. Also three or so questions about component storage requirements (cryo following pooling, what to do if the patient has a radiology procedure that will end after the product(s) are expired (I said re-schedule the radiology procedure).

hey

can u please send me yr scanned copy please?

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Prd in Keego Harbor, Michigan

38 months ago

Diesnamagle can u email that list to me pleaaaase
Prderonne@gmail.com

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Jen in Salem, Massachusetts

38 months ago

Congrats! Would you be able to email me the list? Jennifer.ym.wu@gmail.com

dienstagsmaedle in Moraga, California said: Yes, I had a couple of bilirubin/urobilinogen in urine questions. And borader; liver disease states.

I also seemed to have more mycolgy than I had prepared for. But that's probably because I didn't prepare for it. :) Malassezia furfur was on there (that was kind of a gimmie, and someone else mentioned it).

A few protein electrophoresis questions. One molecular question regarding steps in PCR (denature, primers added to single DNA strands, mixed with heat stable polymerase).

Two Ab panels, and about 3-4 questions on typing discrepencies. Also three or so questions about component storage requirements (cryo following pooling, what to do if the patient has a radiology procedure that will end after the product(s) are expired (I said re-schedule the radiology procedure).

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FARID in Gostar, Iran, Islamic Republic of

38 months ago

HI, MAY I HAVE THOSE SACN , PLEASE EMAIL ME FARID_H36@YAHOO.COM

dienstagsmaedle in Moraga, California said: Yes, I had a couple of bilirubin/urobilinogen in urine questions. And borader; liver disease states.

I also seemed to have more mycolgy than I had prepared for. But that's probably because I didn't prepare for it. :) Malassezia furfur was on there (that was kind of a gimmie, and someone else mentioned it).

A few protein electrophoresis questions. One molecular question regarding steps in PCR (denature, primers added to single DNA strands, mixed with heat stable polymerase).

Two Ab panels, and about 3-4 questions on typing discrepencies. Also three or so questions about component storage requirements (cryo following pooling, what to do if the patient has a radiology procedure that will end after the product(s) are expired (I said re-schedule the radiology procedure).

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FARID in Gostar, Iran, Islamic Republic of

38 months ago

hi, May I have those scan . Please Email me farid_h36@yahoo.com. thanks

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mak in Highland, New York

38 months ago

Rachel in Arlington, Virginia said: Dear Dienstagsmaedle,
Congratulations for the exam. I am planning to take the ASCP MLS exam in two months. But I graduated MT program in 7 years ago and I almost forgot everything. I have to start over again. Full time job, kid and household chores do not allow me much to study. But I am trying my best. I would like to request you to email me your scanned copy of your list. My email address is rachelminbo@gmail.com.
Thank you and appreciated.

HI DIENSTAGSMAEDLE,Can you please email me your scanned copy of questions? My email address is mmdongare@yahoo.com.THANK YOU.

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confused Cheryl in Irvine, California

38 months ago

Dear Dienstagsmaedle,

Congratulations! I hope you could give me a copy of your scanned ASCP question list and email it to me pod212004@yahoo.com It will really help me a lot. I've been going through some problems with my missing documents in CDPH LFS I am so worried when I found out that my transcripts from the Philippines were missing, I hope I could have a qualification letter to take the ASCPi, and everything will be fine so I could focus on studying. Thanks and good luck on your job hunting.

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ryantresor in Buffalo, New York

38 months ago

dienstagsmaedle in Moraga, California said: Hello -

I've been lurking on this forum for a little while, as I was preparing for the ASCP MLS exam, which I took today, and happily, passed. I wanted to write to echo what 'Hawk in Fresno' mentioned a while back about using this forum as a study guide in itself. I went through a good portion of the posts on this thread, and came up with a list six pages long of topics (and even some actual questions), from the recollections of people who recently took the exam.

This list was great - I'd say at least 1/2 (if not more) of what I encountered today was on this list. So, perhaps the current version of the test is made up of rearrangements of a finite number of validated questions and one might be wise to pay attention to recent 'actual questions'. They're pretty specific - like how cocaine is metabolized - I glanced at that as late as last evening, and there it was today, on the exam.

I'm happy to scan and email my list if you would like a copy - it's not pretty, but it seems to have helped.

please could you send me your list,I would like a copy.it will be very helpful for me.
my email is R.fezeu11@yahoo.com
thank you

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gallalor in Port Clinton, Ohio

38 months ago

dienstagsmaedle in Moraga, California said: Hello -

I've been lurking on this forum for a little while, as I was preparing for the ASCP MLS exam, which I took today, and happily, passed. I wanted to write to echo what 'Hawk in Fresno' mentioned a while back about using this forum as a study guide in itself. I went through a good portion of the posts on this thread, and came up with a list six pages long of topics (and even some actual questions), from the recollections of people who recently took the exam.

This list was great - I'd say at least 1/2 (if not more) of what I encountered today was on this list. So, perhaps the current version of the test is made up of rearrangements of a finite number of validated questions and one might be wise to pay attention to recent 'actual questions'. They're pretty specific - like how cocaine is metabolized - I glanced at that as late as last evening, and there it was today, on the exam.

I'm happy to scan and email my list if you would like a copy - it's not pretty, but it seems to have helped.

Dear Dienstagsmaedle

Please please could you email me your scanned copy too. My email address is lorigallagher@sbcglobal.net

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Nmon in Bedminster, New Jersey

38 months ago

I've been lurking on this forum for a little while, as I was preparing for the ASCP MLS exam, which I took today, and happily, passed. I wanted to write to echo what 'Hawk in Fresno' mentioned a while back about using this forum as a study guide in itself. I went through a good portion of the posts on this thread, and came up with a list six pages long of topics (and even some actual questions), from the recollections of people who recently took the exam.

This list was great - I'd say at least 1/2 (if not more) of what I encountered today was on this list. So, perhaps the current version of the test is made up of rearrangements of a finite number of validated questions and one might be wise to pay attention to recent 'actual questions'. They're pretty specific - like how cocaine is metabolized - I glanced at that as late as last evening, and there it was today, on the exam.

I'm happy to scan and email my list if you would like a copy - it's not pretty, but it seems to have helped.

Hi dienstagsmaedl...Congratulations for passing ASCP so happy for you. Can you please email me your scanned copy too. My email address is Nirmoni1030@gmail.com.Thank you.

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KarB in Saint Albans, New York

38 months ago

Questions from ASCP forum
1. This is a platelet vessel wall interaction, bleeding time prolonged, platelet count decrease and on peripheral smear the platelets are increase in size.
a. Von Willebrand Disease
b. Bernard- Soulier Disease (this is the answer)
c. Congenital afibrinogenemia
d. Glanzmann's thrombasthenia
2. Alpha hCG marker of malignancy:
a. Choriocarcinoma
b. Testicular Cancer
c. Pancreatic (answer)
d. Nonseminomatous
3. If the protein elevation from B1B2 and gamma are to merge together, what immunoglobulin would I indicate?
a. IgM
b. IgA (answer)- this starts to form alpha2 end gamma
c. IgD
d. IgE
4. What are DAT applications?

5. What is RHOGAM, when are you going to give it and what will it do to the patient?

6. In an emergency, what blood type of blood would you give if the red cells are needed or plasma is required and the blood type is unknown?

7. Would you phenotype a patient who had been transfused within the last 3 months?

8. Potassium is high but the blood sample is not hemolyzed, patient does not show symptoms what do you think happened?

9. Control was high even after you repeat it, what’s the next step that you would do?

I would re run calibration

10. What is the isoagglutinations in type O?

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KarB in Saint Albans, New York

38 months ago

Can you guys answer the question with no answer these are more of the questions I found on the forum. I have about 70 questions..
20. Which product we should use when the patient has fever when transfusion the blood?
a. WBC- reduce RBCs
b. Irradiated RBC
c. Wash RBC
21. What else could cross placenta except Anti-D (IgG)?
Ans. Bilirubin, Drugs, gases, hormone…
22. Blood culture in aerobic and an anaerobic bottle are negative, but in gram stain smear shows gram positive bacteria. What should you do next?

23. After 2 days of blood culture, technician found gram positive cocci, what should you do next?
a. Report to doctor (answer)
b. Gram positive cocci culture
c. Maybe contaminated by skin when collecting specimen
24. What is the reason for Synovial Fluid Turbidly?
a. Crystals
b. Protein (answer)
c. immunoglobulin
25. Mother Rh(-), but DAT(+) her baby is Rh (-). What is the reason for discrepancy?
Ans. DAT(+) – baby RBC is sensitized by antibody.
26. Mother B Rh(-), Father AB Rh (+). Child 1 A Rh(-) Child 2 B Rh (+). Which is correct
a. Parental is rule out
b. Parental cannot rule out (answer)
c. Child 1 can rule out
d. Child 2 can rule out
27. Produce #1 detected 50/100 true positive and 100/100 true negative. Produce 2# detected 80/100 true positive and 70/100 true negative
a. Produce 1 is more sensitive
b. Produce 2 is more sensitive
c. Produce 1 is more sensitive and specific
d. Produce 2 is more sensitive and specific
28. TP/TP +FN =?
a. Sensitivity
b. Specificity
c. Precision
d. Variance

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KarB in Saint Albans, New York

38 months ago

28. TP/TP +FN =?
a. Sensitivity
b. Specificity
c. Precision
d. Variance
29. What might the following indicate? Urine: RBCS, WBCs, nitrite, bacteria.
a. Pyelonephritis- kidney infection caused by bacteria or virus
b. Glomerulonephritis- renal disease usually affects both kidneys. Blood or protein in urine.
c. Nephrotic syndrome - Nephrotic syndrome is a group of symptoms that include protein in the urine, low blood protein levels, high cholesterol levels, high triglyceride levels, and swelling
d. renal calculi - A kidney stone is a solid mass made up of tiny crystals.

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KarB in Saint Albans, New York

38 months ago

30. Why is albumin the first protein to be detected in tests for renal failure?
a. It’s molecular size is large
b. Its molecular size is smallest
c. It is very negatively charged.

Please add question you guys remember seeing on your exam or the forum.

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