Laboratory Tests. Chapter 15. Blood Tests. Obtaining Specimens Phlebotomy is the puncture of a vein for the purpose of drawing blood. This is also known as venipuncture . A Phlebotomist is an individual trained and skilled phlebotomy.
Urinalysis is the exam of the physical and chemical properties of urine to determine the presence of abnormal elements. Routine urinalysis is performed to screen for urinary and systemic disorders.