CBC / PLATELET COUNT / DIFFERENTIAL (CPD)
: CPD, Complete Blood Count, Hemogram
: Hemogram, plt count, wbc differential
: See CBC and platelet count. Relative differential: Neutrophil 35-75% (Segmented & band), Eosinophil 0.4 - 7.5%, Basophil 0.1 - 1.5%, Lymphocyte 15-49%, Monocyte 3.5-12%, See absolute differential.
: Lavender top (EDTA)
: Whole blood
: 2 mL lavender top (EDTA) (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, questionable results
: Stat: 1 hour
: Deliver to the lab within 4 hours of collection. Draw 2 mL to fill line only or may draw EDTA microtainer
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