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Test ID: CBC    
CBC with Differential, Blood

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NY State Approved Indicates the status of NY State approval and if the test is orderable for NY State clients.

Yes

Useful For Suggests clinical disorders or settings where the test may be helpful

Screening tool to confirm a hematologic disorder

 

Establish or rule out a diagnosis

 

Detect an unsuspected hematologic disorder

 

Monitor effects of radiation or chemotherapy

 

These counts are used as clinical guides in the diagnosis and/or monitoring of many diseases.

Reflex Tests Lists test(s) that may or may not be performed, at an additional charge, depending on the result and interpretation of the initial test(s)

Test IDReporting NameAvailable SeparatelyAlways Performed
DIFFRMorphology Eval (special Smear)NoNo

Testing Algorithm Delineates situation(s) when tests are added to the initial order. This includes reflex and additional tests.

For Mayo patients:

A morphology evaluation is performed when the automated 5-part differential is invalid and/or when abnormal results are identified upon microscopic examination. 

 

For Mayo Medical Laboratories patients:

An approval will be requested before the morphologic evaluation is ordered due to the additional charge.

 

For Mayo patients only:

A consultant evaluation is performed on clinically significant abnormal results identified upon microscopic examination at an additional charge.

Method Name A short description of the method used to perform the test

RF/DC (Radio Frequency/Direct Current) detection method Hydro Dynamic Focusing (DC Detection), flow cytometry method (using a semiconductor laser), and SLS (sodium lauryl sulfate) hemoglobin method

Reporting Name A shorter/abbreviated version of the Published Name for a test; an abbreviated test name

CBC with Differential, B

Aliases Lists additional common names for a test, as an aid in searching

CBC (Complete Blood Count)
Cell Indices
HCT
Hematocrit
Hematology Group, Blood
Hemoglobin Concentration
Hemoglobin, Blood
Indices
Leukocyte Count
MCHC
MCV
Platelet Count
Platelet Sizing
Platelets
RBC Sizing
Spherocytosis
HGB (Hemoglobin) Electrophoresis