Hemogram - CBC without differential
WBC, RBC, HGB, HCT, MCV, MCH, MCHC, PLT, RDW, MPV
Order if hemogram results are needed but differential results are not required.
Specimen Collection Requirements
Whole Blood, one 4.0 mL or 2.0 mL lavender (EDTA) top tube, minimum 1/2 full; or one micro lavender (EDTA) top container, minimum 1/2 full
Under filled tube, collection container must be filled to a minimum of 1/2 of the maximum sample volume (i.e. 4.0 mL tube must have 2.0 mL of blood). Overfilled tube, collection tubes must not be filled to more then the maximum sample volume. Frozen, clotted or grossly hemolyzed samples or incorrect anticoagulant.
Ambient (18-21°C): 24 hours; Refrigerated (2-8°C): 48 hours
Samaritan Health Services Laboratories
Thursday, January 5, 2017 03:42:04 AM