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QY

Clinical Laboratory Pathology



Classify here works on general clinical pathology and diagnostics.

 

  QY 1-39 Reference Works. General Works
  QY 50-60 Laboratory Animals
  QY 80-110 Laboratory Techniques
  QY 118-350 Specimen Analysis. Diagnostic Tests
  QY 400-490 Hematologic Tests. Blood Chemical Analysis


Reference Works. General Works

 
QY 1
Organizations. Societies (General or not elsewhere classified) (Cutter from name of organization or society) (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
Includes membership lists issued serially or separately. Classify directories in QY 22. Classify annual reports, journals, etc. in W1. For academies and institutes, see QY 23-24.
 
QY 4
General works
 
Collected works (General)
QY 5
By several authors
QY 7
By individual authors
 
QY 9
Addresses. Essays. Lectures (General)
 
QY 11
History (Table G)
QY 11.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
 
QY 13
Dictionaries. Encyclopedias
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
QY 15
Classification. Terminology
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
QY 16
Tables. Statistics. Surveys (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
QY 16.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
QY 17
Atlases. Pictorial works
 
QY 18
Education
Classify here works about education.
 
QY 18.2
Educational materials
(Used for both monographs and serials)
Classify here educational materials, e.g., outlines, questions and answers, programmed instruction, computer-assisted instruction, etc., regardless of format. Classify textbooks, regardless of format, by subject.
 
[QY 19]
[This number not used]
Classify works on schools of clinical pathology in QZ 19.
 
QY 20
Research (General)
Classify here works about research in general. Classify works about research on a particular subject by subject.
 
QY 21
Clinical laboratory science as a profession. Ethics. Peer review
 
QY 22
Directories of clinical laboratory science (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
Classify directories of all pathologists in QZ 22.
QY 22.1
Directories of clinical laboratory science (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
Laboratories, academies, institutes, etc.
Classify here works on clinical laboratories in general. Classify works on research laboratories in general in W 23-24. Classify works on specific types of laboratories in the appropriate schedule, e.g., hospital laboratories in WX 207.
QY 23
Collective
QY 24
Individual (Cutter from name of institution)
 
QY 25
Laboratory manuals (General)
Classify works on specific techniques or tests by type. Classify laboratory manuals on specific clinical techniques with the technique.
 
QY 26
Equipment and supplies
(Used for both monographs and serials)
Classify catalogs here.
 
QY 26.5
Informatics. Automatic data processing. Computers (General)
Classify works on use for special subjects by subject.
 
Museums, exhibitions, etc.
QY 27
Collective
QY 28
Individual (Cutter from name of museum, etc.) (Table G)
 
QY 32
Laws (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
QY 32.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
QY 33
Discussion of law (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
QY 33.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
[QY 35]
[This number not used]
Classify works on physical anatomic models and manikins in QS 26; classify digital anatomic models in QS 26.5.
 
QY 39
Handbooks. Resource guides
(Used for both monographs and serials)


Laboratory Animals

 
QY 50
Laboratory animals (General or not elsewhere classified)
Classify here works on animals used in research, testing, or teaching, including their anatomy and diseases. Classify general works on animals in QL.
QY 52
Acquisition and transportation
Classify catalogs in QY 26; directories of users and sources for obtaining, in QY 22.
QY 54
Care and breeding
QY 56
Environment
QY 58
Experimental techniques
Classify works on experimental neoplasms in QZ 206.
QY 60
Special classes of animals, A-Z
Include here works on anatomy and diseases of these laboratory animals.
QY 60.A6
Amphibians
QY 60.B4
Birds
QY 60.C2
Cats
QY 60.D6
Dogs
QY 60.F4
Fishes
QY 60.L3
Lagomorpha (Rabbits, etc.)
QY 60.M2
Mammals (General or not elsewhere classified)
QY 60.P7
Primates
QY 60.R6
Rodents
QY 60.S8
Swine


Laboratory Techniques

 
QY 80
Clinical laboratory techniques (General)
QY 90
Chemical techniques
QY 95
Cytological techniques
Classify techniques associated with a specific type of cell with the cell.
QY 100
Bacteriological techniques
QY 102
Molecular diagnostic techniques (General)
Classify works on genetic testing in QZ 52.
[QY 105]
[This number not used]
Classify animal inoculation in QY 100; SF 757.2.
QY 110
Mycological techniques


Specimen Analysis. Diagnostic Tests


Classify works on diagnosis of specific diseases with the disease.
 
QY 118
Specimen handling (General)
 
QY 120
Sputum culture
 
QY 125
Saliva tests
 
QY 130
Gastric analysis
 
QY 140
Liver function tests (General)
[QY 143]
[This number not used]
Works on the testing and analysis of bile pigments are classed in QY 140.
[QY 147]
[This number not used]
Works on liver function tests are classed in QY 140.
 
QY 160
Stool analysis
 
QY 175
Kidney function tests
 
QY 185
Urinalysis
 
QY 190
Semen analysis
 
QY 210
Serous fluid analysis
 
QY 220
Cerebrospinal fluid analysis
 
QY 250
Immunodiagnostic tests
Cf. QW 525 for techniques of administering other immunologic tests.
QY 260
Diagnostic skin tests
QY 265
Serologic tests (General)
QY 275
Syphilis serodiagnosis
 
QY 330
Assay of hormones
QY 335
Pregnancy tests
 
QY 350
Assay of vitamins


Hematologic Tests. Blood Chemical Analysis

 
QY 400
Hematologic tests (General)
Classify works on morphology, physiology, and clinical aspects of diseases of blood in WH. Cf. WG for works on the cardiovascular system.
 
QY 402
Cellular elements
 
QY 408
Physical examination
 
QY 410
Coagulation
 
QY 415
Blood typing
 
QY 450
Blood chemical analysis
QY 455
Nitrogenous constituents
QY 465
Lipids
QY 470
Blood glucose
QY 480
Inorganic substances
 
[QY 485]
[This number not used]
QY 490
Enzymes