CBC (Complete Blood Count)

Supply #T02 - Lavender 4mL Blood Tube

CBC (Hemoglobin/Hematocrit, RBC, Indices, WBC, Platelet) – without the Differential

Test Code: 1759
Includes: WBC, RBC, Hemoglobin, Hematocrit, MCV, MCH, MCHC, RDW, Platelet Count

CBC (Includes Differential & Platelet)

Test Code: 6399
Includes: WBC, RBC, Hemoglobin, Hematocrit, MCV, MCH, MCHC, RDW, Platelet Count, MPV and Differential (Absolute and Percent - Neutrophils, Lymphocytes, Monocytes, Eosinophils, and Basophils) If abnormal cells are noted on a manual review of the peripheral blood smear or if the automated differential information meets specific criteria, a full manual differential will be performed.
Alternative Name(s): Blood Count; CBC; CBC no RDW/MPV; CBC w/ diff; CBC, PLT, RDW and DIFF; CBC/DIFF; CBC/PLT; Complete Blood Count; Coulter CBC

Hemogram

Test Code: 7008
Includes: WBC, RBC, Hemoglobin, Hematocrit, MCV, MCH, MCHC, RDW
Alternative Name(s): None

Hemogram and Differential

Test Code: 7210
Includes: WBC, RBC, Hemoglobin, Hematocrit, MCV, MCH, MCHC, RDW and Differential (Absolute and Percent - Neutrophils, Lymphocytes, Monocytes, Eosinophils, and Basophils)
Alternative Name(s): None

CBC (Includes Differential and Platelet) with Smear Review

Test Code: 20253
Inlcudes: WBC, RBC, Hemoglobin, Hematocrit, MCV, MCH, MCHC, RDW, Platelet Count, MPV and Differential with Pathologist Review. If abnormal cells are noted on a manual review of the peripheral blood smear or if the automated differential information meets specific criteria, a full manual differential will be performed.
Alternative Name(s):Peripheral Smear Review w/ CBC

CBC (Includes Differential & Platelet) with Pathologist Review

Test Code: 26524
Includes: WBC, RBC, Hemoglobin, Hematocrit, MCV, MCH, MCHC, RDW, Platelet Count, MPV and Differential with Pathologist Review. If abnormal cells are noted on a manual review of the peripheral blood smear or if the automated differential information meets specific criteria, a full manual differential will be performed.
Alternative Name(s): None

Hemoglobin and Hematocrit

Test Code: 7998
Includes: Hemoglobin, Hematocrit
Alternative Name(s): Hgb,HCT and HGB

Methodology: Electronic Cell Sizing/Counting/Cytometry/Microscopy/Pathologist Review

Reference Range(s): See Laboratory Report

Clinical Significance: A complete blood count is used as a screening test for various disease states including anemia, leukemia and inflammatory processes. To assist in diagnosis of hematologic disorders.

Collection Guide: 

Supply: T02 - Lavender 4mL Blood Tube

Preferred Specimen: Whole Blood

Preferred Volume: 4mL

Collection Instructions: Maintain specimen at room temperature. DO NOT REFRIGERATE.
If multiple draw, collect EDTA (Lavender-top) tube LAST.
Traumatic draw can introduce thromboplastin and trap WBC and platelets.
Refrigeration can precipitate fibrin and trap WBC and platelets.

Transport Container: EDTA Lavender-top 4mL tube

Transport Temperature: Room Temperature

Specimen Stability: Room Temperature: 48 hours

Reject Criteria:

  • Clotted specimens
  • Specimens received frozen
  • Specimens grossly hemolyzed
  • Specimens where quantity is not sufficient
  • Specimens greater than 48 hours old.

For additional test, supply, or collection device information, please contact DLO's Customer Service at (800) 891-2917, option 2.