• 27 FEB 13
    Complete Blood Count with Differential

    Complete Blood Count with Differential

    A group of blood tests that provide information about the components of the blood including red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets. CBC test results are helpful in diagnosing diseases and predicting their severity.

    CBC can be performed anytime of the day without fasting

     

    Hemoglobin:

     Normal Range:

    . Males: 13.5 – 17.5 g/dl

    . Females: 12.0 – 16.0 g/dl

     

    Hematocrit:  (Percent of total blood volume made up of red cells)

    Normal Range:

    . Males: 40-55 %

    . Females:  36-48%

     

    Platelet Count:

    Normal range in adults: 150,000 – 400,000/mL

     

    White blood cell  (WBC) count:

    Normal range in adults: 5,000 – 10,000/ml