CBC / PLATELETS (CBP)
: CBP, Complete Blood Count, Hemogram
: WBC, RBC, Hemoglobin, PCV, Indices, RDW, Platelets
: Click here for CBC Reference Ranges.
: Lavender top (EDTA)
: Whole blood
: Lavender top (EDTA) - 2 mL (to fill line only) or one full lavender top (EDTA) microtainer
: 2 mL
: 250 uL
: Room temperature or refrigerated
: 24 hours
Reasons for Rejection
: QNS, clotted, specimen age
: Stat: 1 hour
: Deliver to the lab within 4 hours. Draw 2 mL to fill line only or may draw EDTA microtainer
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