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10 Causes of Low Blood Platelets and What Does Low Plt Mean?

Low platelets in your blood is a common sign of prolonged bleeding and for other diseases, got to know what makes platelets count to be low and what does it mean for you to have low count of platelets in blood test. First to know, platelets means “tiny plates” which is running all the time through our blood stream, the main target of platelets is to seal the leaks after injuries. Each man and woman must have a number of platelets inside bloodstream ranging from 150,000 to 450,000 cells per cumm, to know the specific range for your age, please go...

Normal WBC Count (WBC Count Range Chart)

Normal WBC count depends on the age and pregnancy in humans, to get the best interpretation, you must compare your WBC value to the Normal WBC count range which is on the right of your CBC blood test report. WBC is: a medical term for “white blood cells”, white cells also called “Leucocytes” Leucocytes is a general medical term for many blood cells that differ in their morphology and specific function, however all WBCs are made for body defense against microbes. Automatic analyzers in most laboratories around the world can count the total WBC count precisely, thus the one can...

What is RBC normal range in CBC blood test?

RBC normal range chart 2017 according to age and case. Measurement units: Conventional units: 10^6/ul, means million cells per microliter of blood. The liter has 1 milion microliter. SI units: 10^12/L, means trillion cells per liter of blood. Red blood cells show in different normal ranges for different ages and body situations. Normal range means: the expected numbers for a specific age and status. Did you know, what is RBC? RBC Normal Range chart by age: As the human age increase, the red blood cells normally decrease in count. RBC normal range for new birth babies: Infants have higher red...

What is RDW in CBC Blood Test?

When reading the CBC blood test you find a value in front of RDW line, what does it mean? Here we understand the clinical meaning and use of the medical term “RDW”. RDW is an estimated value reported in a blood test called “CBC test” CBC test means complete blood count or Full blood cells count. RDW is a medical term for Red Cell Distribution Width. Red Cell Distribution Width estimation based on the automated counters calculation of the Red cells distribution width, not a difficult as it sound, so lets start the blood story from the beginning. You go...

What is RBC in Blood Test?

Here is the meaning of RBC blood test and the indication of medical term RBC, what is the significance of it in the blood test taken from you at the laboratory, we present medical information by people words, so that if you are a medical student you need to search for RBC term in a textbook. RBC blood test is a laboratory test for measuring the concentration of Red Blood Cells in a sample of your blood, RBC is a part of complete blood count test and may be order it separated. What is RBC? is a medical short term for “Red Blood...