AACC uses cookies to ensure the best website experience. Continuing without changing cookie settings assumes you consent to our use of cookies on this device. You can change these settings at any time, but that may impair functionality on our websites. Review our cookie and privacy policy

When a Patient Can't Tell the Truth, Test Results Can

These lab results don’t seem quite right. Are the results incorrect, or do they reveal a life-threatening secret that the patient is hiding from her mother?

Mary Kay Liggins, MS
Laboratory Supervisor
Scripps Health, San Diego, CA

Mary Kay Liggins is a seasoned clinical laboratory scientist who has spent her career working in a variety of laboratory settings, including the research and development branch of a diagnostic company and a hospital's clinical laboratory. She currently oversees two rapid response labs that service urgent care centers and outpatient physician offices.

Learn more about topics from this video

Stay current on lab tests and sign up for the Lab Tests Online newsletter Subscribe to Labtestsonline Newsletter


Next Story