Test OverviewPrimary screening test given to new patients and annually thereafter.
- New patient.
- Annual physical.
- Requires 5 mL Lavender-top (EDTA) tube (or microtainer for infants).
- Invert 6 times after drawing to prevent clotting.
- Protect sample from extreme heat or cold, submit to lab within 24 hours.
Your doctor or lab may have different instructions that supersede the above.
|85025|| ||Standard automatic differential count.|
|85027|| ||Manual differential if warranted.|
|85007|| ||Manual differential if warranted.|
Labs Performing Test
Costs cited are subject to change and may be reduced by insurance or cash discounts and increased by sample collection fees.
RDW (Red Cell Distribution Count)
MPV (Mean Platelet Volume)
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Lecture notes from Functional Medicine University.
Lecture notes from Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine.
Lecture notes from the University of Tennessee graduate programs in
Chemistry and Biochemistry.