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Time Sensitive

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UUHSC Testing Only
Ordering Recommendation
Mnemonic
CBC
Methodology

Automated Cell Count

Performed

Sun-Sat

Reported

Within 24 hours

New York DOH Approval Status
Specimens from New York clients will be sent out to a New York DOH approved laboratory, if possible.
Specimen Required
Patient Preparation
Collect

Lavender (EDTA) or pink (K2EDTA).

Specimen Preparation

Transport 3 mL whole blood. (Min: 0.5 mL)

Storage/Transport Temperature

Refrigerated.

Unacceptable Conditions

Frozen specimens. Clotted or hemolyzed specimens.

Remarks
Stability

Ambient: 24 hours; Refrigerated: 48 hours; Frozen: Unacceptable

Reference Interval

Effective May 16, 2016

Test Number
Components
Reference Interval
0040080 Hematocrit Effective May 16, 2016
Age
0 days
1-6 days
7-13 days
14-29 days
30-60 days
61-90 days
91-180 days
6-23 months
2-5 years
6-11 years
12-17 years
18 years
and older
Male % 42-60 45-64.9 42-64.9 39-63 31-55 28-42 29-41 33-39 34-40 35-45 37-49 44.2-53
Female % 42-60 45-64.9 42-64.9 39-63 31-55 28-42 29-41 33-39 34-40 35-45 36-46 36-49

0040085 Hemoglobin Effective May 16, 2016
Age
0 days
1-6 days
7-13 days
14-29 days
30-60 days
61-90 days
91-180 days
6 - 23 months
2-5 years
6-11 years
12-17 years
18 years and older
Male (g/dL) 13.5-19.5 14.5-22.5 13.5-21.5 12.5-20.5 10.0-18.0 9.0-14.0 9.5-13.5 10.5-13.5 11.5-13.5 11.5-15.5 13.0-16.0 14.8-17.8
Female (g/dL) 13.5-19.5 14.5-22.5 13.5-21.5 12.5-20.5 10.0-18.0 9.0-14.0 9.5-13.5 10.5-13.5 11.5-13.5 11.5-15.5 12.0-16.0 12.6-15.9

0040270 Red Blood Cell Count Effective May 16, 2016
Age
0 days
1-6 days
7-13 days
14-29 days
30-60 days
61-90 days
91-180 days 6 - 23 months
2-5 years
6-11 years
12-17 years 18 years and older
Male (M/µL) 3.9-5.5 4.0-6.6 3.9-6.3 3.6-6.2 3.0-5.4 2.7-4.9 3.1-4.5 3.7-5.3 3.9-5.3 4.0-5.2 4.5-5.3 4.7-6.14
Female (M/µL) 3.9-5.5 4.0-6.6 3.9-6.3 3.6-6.2 3.0-5.4 2.7-4.9 3.1-4.5 3.7-5.3 3.9-5.3 4.0-5.2 4.1-5.1 4.08-5.47

0040320 White Blood Cell Count Effective May 16, 2016
Age 0 days 1-6 days 7-13 days 14-29 days 30-60 days 2-11 months 1-3 years 4-5 years 6-7 years 8-13 years 14-17 years 18 years and older
Male (K/µL) 9-30 9-34 5-21 5-20 5-19.5 5.5-17 6-17 5.5-15.5 5-14.5 4.5-13.5 4.5-13 4.3-11.3
Female (K/µL) 9-30 9-34 5-21 5-20 5-19.5 5.5-17 6-17 5.5-15.5 5-14.5 4.5-13.5 4.5-13 4.3-11.3

  Red Cell Distribution Width Effective May 16, 2016
11.5-15.3%
  Mean Platelet Volume Effective May 16, 2016
8.6-12.3 fL
  Mean Corpuscular Volume Effective May 16, 2016
Age
0 days
1-6 days
7-13 days
14-29 days
30-60 days
61-90 days 91-180 days
6-23 months
2-5 years
6-11 years
12-17 years 18 years and older
Male (fL) 98-118 95-121 88-126 86-124 85-123 77-115 74-108 70-86 75-87 77-95 78-98 81.2-96.6
Female (fL) 98-118 95-121 88-126 86-124 85-123 77-115 74-108 70-86 75-87 77-95 78-102 81.9-101

  Mean Corpuscular Hemoglobin Effective May 16, 2016
Age
0-6 days
7-29 days
30-60 days
61-180 days
6-23 months
2-5 years 6-11 years
12-17 years
18 years and older
Male (pg) 31-37 28-40 26-34 25-35 23-31 24-30 25-33 25-35 25.8-33.1
Female (pg) 31-37 28-40 26-34 25-35 23-31 24-30 25-33 25-35 25.8-33.1

  Mean Corpuscular HGB Concentration Effective May 16, 2016
Male: 31.9-35.2 g/dL
Female: 31.2-34.5 g/dL
  Nucleated Red Blood Cells % Effective May 16, 2016
0-3 days:  0.1-8.3%
4 days and older:  0% 
  Nucleated Red Blood Cell # Effective May 16, 2016
0-3 days:   0-1.3 K/µL
4 days and older:  0 K/µL
0040235 Platelets Effective May 16, 2016
159-439 K/µL
  Immature Platelet Fraction
Age 0-180 days 6-23 months 2-5 years 6-11 years 12-17 years 18 years and older
Male (%) 2.3-7.1 1.7-4.1 1.4-3.9 1.3-5.2 1.9-6.4 1-11.4
Female (%) 1.6-7.1 1.7-4.8 1.3-3.9 1.3-5.0 1.7-6.7 1-11.4

Interpretive Data



No compliance statements are in use for this test.

Note
Hotline History
N/A
CPT Codes

85027

Components
Component Test Code* Component Chart Name LOINC
0040080 Hematocrit 4544-3
0040085 Hemoglobin 718-7
0040140 Mean Corpuscular HGB Concentration 786-4
0040145 Mean Corpuscular Hemoglobin 785-6
0040150 Mean Corpuscular Volume 787-2
0040180 Mean Platelet Volume 32623-1
0040235 Platelet 777-3
0040270 Red Blood Cell 789-8
0040275 Red Cell Distribution Width 788-0
0040320 White Blood Cell Count 6690-2
2013361 Immature Platelet Fraction
2013369 Nucleated Red Blood Cell #
2013370 Nucleated Red Blood Cells %
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Aliases
  • Complete Blood Count
CBC with Platelet Count