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Purpose of Test

Our blood is composed of several component out of which three main components are red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets.  A complete blood count is a test which measures the level of all these components and check for various disorders such as luekamia, infection and anemia.

The normal results for this test are given below as:-

  • RBC count in males should be 4.7 to 6.1 million cells/mcL whereas in females it is 4.2 to 5.4 million cells/mcL.
  • WBC count should be 4500 to 10,000 cells/mcL.
  • Platelet count should be from 150,000 to 450,000/dL.

Reasons Behind Abnormal Results
Abnormal results may be due to the following reasons:-

  • Lack of enough water or fluids in the body or low oxygen level in blood.
  • Excessive smoking or kidney diseases.
  • Excessive blood loss or conditions like leukemia and hemolysis.

How Test Performed

This test does not require any prior preparations. No instructions are there for a patient going for this test regarding his/her diet. The patient’s blood sample will be taken and will be examined in laboratory with various different chemicals and specimens to know the complete blood count.

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