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blood cell counts
Subject Category
L Animal Science and Animal Products
S Biological Sciences
X Research, Technology and Engineering
Definition
The number of leukocytes and erythrocytes per unit volume in a sample of venous blood. A complete blood count (CBC) also includes measurement of the hemoglobin; hematocrit; and erythrocyte indices.
Definition Source
Medical Subject Headings 2012
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/18073.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/18073
Used For
blood cell number
blood picture
Broader Term
blood composition
hematologic tests
Narrower Term
blood platelet count
erythrocyte count
leukocyte count
Related Term
blood cells
Spanish
recuento de células sanguíneas
Term Number
18073