Complete Blood Count
This test consists of several tests and provides a substantial amount of information. It can detect infection, anemia, and certain blood disorders.
Complete Blood Count Overview
Reviewed: May 13, 2015
Complete Blood Count (CBC) consists of several components. This test can detect and monitor several health conditions such as anemia, infections, allergies, blood clotting problems, and blood disorders.
Complete Blood Count includes:
- White Blood Cell Count
- Red Blood Cell Count
- Red Blood Cell Indices ( MCV, MCH, MCHC)
- Platelet Count
- Blood Smear
Fasting is not required before the test