haematocrit


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  • noun

Synonyms for haematocrit

the ratio of the volume occupied by packed red blood cells to the volume of the whole blood as measured by a hematocrit

a measuring instrument to determine (usually by centrifugation) the relative amounts of corpuscles and plasma in the blood

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Samples were also collected into capillary tubes for determination of haematocrit and two drops of blood were spotted on filter paper for molecular characterization at a later date.
RBC and WBC counts, haemoglobin, haematocrit and sugar were within the normal range.
Effect of haematocrit concentration on blood glucose value determined on Glucometer II.
2], a mean arterial pressure greater than 70 mmHg, a PAOP greater of 18 mmHg, a heart rate of less than 120 bpm and a haematocrit greater than 27%.
An increased haematocrit causes aggravation of cardiac failure, increased ventilation/perfusion abnormality and an increased incidence of thrombotic episodes.
Oral exposure of animals to Cd has resulted in decreases in haemoglobin levels and haematocrit in some studies, but not in others; a similar situation exists for data regarding the effects of Cd on the haematological system in humans (23).
Capillary blood samples were analysed for lactate, glucose, haemoglobin and haematocrit before administering the solutions (baseline) as well as before and after both 1500-m races.
There was no significant change in RBC and WBC count, haemoglobin, haematocrit and sugar in the whole blood and total protein, cholesterol, phospholipid and triglycerides in the serum.
5 Length of surgery (min) 255 [+ or -] 109 Preoperative haematocrit (%) 37 [+ or -] 1 Use of inotropic drug (number of patients) 4 Use of vasopressive treatment (number of patients) 5 M=male, F=female.
Analysis of acute changes in venous haematocrit using a simple mathematical model.
Samples were examined for the following parameters: total white blood cell count (WBC) and 5-part automated differential count, red blood cell count (RBC), haemoglobin (HGB), haematocrit (HCT), mean cell volume (MCV), mean cell haemoglobin (MCH), mean cell haemoglobin concentration (MCHC), RDW, platelet count (PLT) and MPV.
During dehydration, we would generally expect an increase of haematocrit (Whiting et al.
The dengue disease is characterized by leucopenia, thrombocytopenia, bone marrow suppression, increased haematocrit value and increased capillary permeability, which may result in haemorrhage and shock (79).
Blood samples obtained at the end of the 30 day treatment period were analyzed using BAYER ADVIA 60, CT TUBE SYSTEM, for erythrocyte count, total leukocyte count, differential leukocyte count, haemoglobin concentration, haematocrit value and blood platelet count.
Similarly, in thin film, the erythrocyte parasite index can be calculated by counting the number of parasitised erythrocytes per 1000 erythrocytes and multiplying this either by the erythrocyte count or by haematocrit multiplied by 125.