packed cell volume

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

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Effect of various drug combinations on the Packed cell volume (PCV) of horses [mean values].
The cell suspension of sweet lime showed an ascending order response to packed cell volume on both H+H and EME media.
Determination of packed cell volume (PCV) was carried out using the microhaematocrit method as described by Dacie and Lewis,7 platelet counts were estimated manually using the improved Neubauer Counting Chamber.
Haemoglobin level, packed cell volume, total leukocyte count, differential leukocyte count and total blood serum protein were studied for the positive animals.
As presented in Table 1; hemoglobin (Hb), packed cell volume (PCV) and red cell count were significantly lower in G-6-PD deficient subjects than in the non-deficient (control) group, (p<0.
05) lower packed cell volume and haemoglobin concentration in comparison to the latter (Table 2).
Hafeez et al, 2007, investigated the effect of mange on different blood and biochemical parameters in healthy and infected sheep and found that in mite infested animals, total erythrocyte count (TEC), hemoglobin (Hb) and packed cell volume (PCV) was found to be lower, while erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) and total serum proteins (TP) were higher as compared to healthy animals.
The mean haematological parameters revealed a significant increase in total white blood cell, CD4, CD8 count and significant decrease in the packed cell volume of child subjects in relation to adolescent and adult subjects (p<0.
There were no significant differences in packed cell volume (PCV), white blood cell (WBC) and platelet (P1) counts compared to the control.
The blood samples were used for hematological parameters including red blood cells (RBC) count, packed cell volume (PCV), hemoglobin (Hgb) concentration, and mean corpuscular volume (MCV).
Packed cell volume (PCV, hematocrit), red blood cells concentration (RBC), white blood cells concentration (WBC), hemoglobin (Hb), mean corpuscular volume (MCV), mean corpuscular hemoglobin (MCH), and MCH concentration (MCHC), were determined in an electronic automated hematology analyzer Sequoia-Turner Cell-Dyn 400.