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Red Cell Count


  • Hematology

General Information

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A.K.A.:Red Cell Count
Matrix:EDTA WB
Turnaround Time:Daily
Analytical - Method:Sysmex Automated Hematology Analyzer
Reportable - Test Results Type:value quantitative
Units - Conventional:x106/uL

Specimen Information

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Minimum Volume:0.5 mL
Preferred Volume:3.0 mL
Rejection Criteria:>96 hours old specimen clotted tube not adequately filled sample frozen
Collection Instructions:Following collection, gently invert the sample a minimum of 15-20 times.
Collection Patient Preparation:no additional prepartion indicated
Container:K2 or K3 EDTA