PCV (Packed Cell Volume, Haematocrit)

Sample: Whole blood (EDTA, Heparin, Citrate) 0.5 mL

Status: Accredited

Schedule: Daily

Units: %

Range: Males 42 - 52 % Females 35 - 47% 

Remarks: Hematocrit or PCV (Packed Cells Volume) is used to evaluate anemias, blood loss, polycytemia and other hematological diseases. Always is used with Full Blood Count (FBC) tests.


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