complete blood count

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counting the number of white and red blood cells and the number of platelets in 1 cubic millimeter of blood

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For HIV-infected patients, either prior to or after initiation of ART, a full blood count (FBC) and differential count are regularly requested owing to the prevalence of cytopaenias, opportunistic infections and adverse drug events.
The "healthy" population" (N=148) were selected from patients in the Emergency Department, with no clinical disease history and a normal full blood count and biochemical profile.
Full blood counts were done on the Beckman Coulter LH 750 Hematology Analyzer (Beckman Coulter, Fullerton, CA, USA).
With minor changes and additions to current reference intervals for full blood counts and absolute CD4 testing, these ranges will be more representative of the current patient demographics in Gauteng province and the updated technology in use at NHLS laboratories.
The full blood count and CD4 count are two frequently performed tests in HIV-endemic settings such as Gauteng province, South Africa.
3-5) The results of three published full blood count reference ranges since 1980 are summarised in Table I.