How do you read a hematology report?

How do you read a hematology report?

8. The complete blood count, or CBC test, looks at the red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets.

  1. Normal for red blood cell count: 3.90-5.72 trillion cells/L.
  2. Normal for white blood cell count: 3.5-10.5 billion cells/L.
  3. Normal for platelet count: 150-450 billion/L.
  4. Normal for hemoglobin: 12.0-17.5 grams/dL.

What is normal Haematology report?

Haematology Normal Adult Reference Ranges Male Female
Red Blood Count (RBC) 4.5-6.5 3.8-5.8
Mean Cell Volume (MCV) 80-100 80-100
Packed Cell Volume (PCV)/Haematocrit (HCT) 0.40-0.52 0.37-0.47
Mean Cell Haemoglobin (MCH) 27-32 27-32

What is the normal range for blood count?


Red blood cell count Male: 4.35-5.65 trillion cells/L* (4.35-5.65 million cells/mcL**) Female: 3.92-5.13 trillion cells/L (3.92-5.13 million cells/mcL)
Hematocrit Male: 38.3-48.6 percent Female: 35.5-44.9 percent
White blood cell count 3.4-9.6 billion cells/L (3,400 to 9,600 cells/mcL)

Does not detected mean negative?

What does it mean if I have a negative or not detected test result? A negative or not detected test result means that the virus that causes COVID-19 was not found in your sample.

What does testing positive mean?

If you test positive, know what protective steps to take to prevent others from getting sick. If you test negative, you probably were not infected at the time your sample was collected. The test result only means that you did not have COVID-19 at the time of testing. Continue to take steps to protect yourself.

What are common hematology tests?

What Are Common Hematology Tests? Full Blood Count Testing. White Blood Cells (WBC) Testing. Red Blood Cells (RBC) Testing. Hemoglobin Testing. Hematocrit and Platelets. Mono Screening. Vitamin B12 Deficiency Testing. Renal Profiling. Cholesterol Testing. Blood Glucose Testing.

What is RDW in hematology test?

RDW means Red blood cell Distribution Width. The RDW blood test can calculate the sizes of red blood cell count in a sample of blood, and normally an RDW test is performed as a part of a CBC test, which means complete blood count. Different types of hematology analyzer instruments are sometimes used to measure red cell distribution width.

What is a hematology lab test INR?

International normalized ratio (INR) is blood-clotting test. It is a test used to measure how quickly your blood forms a clot, compared with normal clotting time. A normal INR is 1.0. Each increase of 0.1 means the blood is slightly thinner (it takes longer to clot).

What is MCHC in haematology blood test?

It stands for mean corpuscular haemoglobin concentration . What it does is it measures the amount of haemoglobin in each red blood cell. An MCHC test is ordered if the patient has an ongoing infection along with weakness, bruising, and inflammation. It is the standard blood test for people are suffering from anemia.

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