COMPLETE BLOOD COUNT WITH DIFFERENTIAL
CBC - Indices - Hemogram with differential
WBC, RBC, HGB, HCT, MCV, MCH, MCHC, PLT, RDW, MPV and absolute and percent results for Neutrophils, Lymphocytes, Monocytes, Eosinophils and Basophils
Order if hemogram and differential results are required. Results will include an automated differential. Automated differential results may be replaced by a manual differential based on instrument results as needed.
Specimen Collection Requirements
Whole Blood, one 4.0 mL or 2.0 mL lavender (EDTA) top tube or one micro lavender (EDTA) top container
Collection container must be filled to a minimum of 1/2 of the maximum sample volume (i.e. 4.0 mL tube must have 2.0 mL of blood). Do not overfilled tube, collection tubes must not be filled to more then the maximum sample volume. Refrigerate at 2-8°C
Under filled or over filled tube, frozen, clotted or grossly hemolyzed samples, incorrect anticoagulant
Ambient (18-21°C): 24 hours; Refrigerated (2-8°C): 48 hours
Samaritan Health Services Laboratories
For age related ranges see Hematolgy Age Related Reference Ranges and Critical Values.
For critical age related ranges see Hematolgy Age Related Reference Ranges and Critical Values.
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