ANC Test

Collection from Noida & Indirapuram, Ghaziabad

Purpose of Test

Neutrophil is an important component which acts as a defense against the system. The more the number of these white blood cells in your blood, the more stronger will be your immunity for fighting against infections. Due to this reason, it is important to know about neutrophils in your boy to know the risk of infections.
Normal results vary from laboratory to laboratory and person to person.  It varies for different age, sex and group and depending on that your normal level for the test is estimated. It is generally found to be ranging from 1500 to 8000 /mm3.
Reasons Behind Abnormal Results

A level found low or high than the normal will indicate the following diseases or conditions:-

  • Low value increases the risk of infection to your body.
  • It also tells that the patient is not fit for chemotherapy.

You may be suffering from a condition called as neutropania.

How Test Performed

The test is performed in a simple way by taking your blood sample. It is then examined to know the presence of white blood cells. Our white blood cells have different components like eosinophils, basophils, lymphocytes etc. Out of which the percentage of neutrophils is calculated which describes the immunity against infections of your body.

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