Complete Blood Count with manual differential

Preferred Sample

EDTA whole blood (1 ml minimum) and 2 air dried blood smears

Fee

$20

Acceptable Samples

EDTA whole blood (1 ml minimum)

Schedule

Days Tested

MON | TUE | WED | THU | FRI

Turnaround Time

Same day results if received by 1:00 p.m.

Description

Automated complete blood count with a 3-part differential (neutrophils, lymphocytes and monocytes) and flagging of eosinophils. Additionally, a manual differential with WBC count, estimate and morphologic changes (if any), RBC morphologic changes (if any), platelet estimate and morphologic changes (if any), packed cell volume, and total protein (if serum was also submitted). Reference ranges provided for common domestic species only.

Species

Bovine | Canine | Feline | Equine | Ovine | Caprine | Porcine

Shipping Requirements

Blood films should be prepared immediately after collection and air dried. No need to stain. If tests are not performed within 2 hours of collection, they should be refrigerated. Samples should be shipped on ice.