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Catalog Number 00.0010.001
Object Name Hematocrit
Title Clay-Adams Inc. Micro-Hematocrit Reader
Description Rectangular metal device with black front. White lettering has directions for use down one side. Plastic holder for capillary tubes is lined up over white triangle, and moved to line up with "100%" marking. Window serves as hematocrit readout display.
Date 1960-70s ?
Accession number 00.0010.001
Caption Clay-Adams Inc. Micro-Hematocrit Reader
Catalog date 2001-01-05
Catalog type History
Provenance Used in the Laboratory of Clinical Pathology in the Clinical Center to read patients’ hematocrit levels in clinical trials. Most likely used in the 1960s or 70s.
Notes Sheet 957, Neg. 22
Number of images 1
Updated 2017-09-08
Condition Very Good
Organizations NIH; CC, Department of Clinical Pathology
Buildings Building 10 ("CC" Warren Grant Magnuson Clinical Center)
NIH Property # none
Old NIH Property # none
Serial # A-2970
People Barrett, Sheila