What is a CBC Blood Test?
A Complete Blood Count (CBC) Panel gives important information about the numbers and kinds of blood cells in the blood, especially red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets. A CBC with differential helps your health professional check any symptoms, such as fatigue, weakness, or bruising that you may have. CBC testing also helps your health professional diagnose conditions, such as infection, anemia, and several other disorders.
A CBC blood test includes: WBC, RBC, Hemoglobin, Hematocrit, MCV, MCH, MCHC, RDW, Platelet count, Neutrophils, Lymphs, Monocytes, Eos, Basos, Neutrophils (Absolute), Lymphs (Absolute), Monocytes(Absolute), Eos (Absolute), Basos (Absolute), Immature Granulocytes, Immature Grans (Abs)