Hematocrit / Hct/ Microhematocrit /PCV/ Packed Cell Volume Indications :
Hct is used to evaluate anemia, Blood loss, hemolytic anemia, Polycythemia.
Hematocrit is the percent of whole blood that is RBC’s. A determination that is of importance in the detection and follow up of anemia and Polycythemia. The hematocrit value is used in the calculation of MCV and MCHC. Normal Range : Click Here To View Normal Values
Test Method :
Manual Microhematocrit Centrifugation, Automated Electronic Cell Counter.Related Tests :
Blood volume, Complete Blood Count, Hemoglobin, RBC Morphology, RBC indices, Red Cell count, Reticulocyte count.