Full Blood Count (FBC)
REQUESTING AND COLLECTING
Container(s):
EDTA (5 mL purple-top) - required

GENERAL INFORMATION

Availability:
Test performed 7 days/24 hours. Results available 2 hours after sample

arrival in laboratory.

Reference Intervals:
Haemoglobin: Female: 115 - 165 g/L

Male: 130 - 180 g/L

Hct: Female: 0.37 - 0.47

Male: 0.40 - 0.54

RCC: Female: 3.8 - 5.8 x 10^12/L

Male: 4.5 - 6.5 x 10^12/L

MCV: 76.0 - 96.0 fL

MCH: 27.0 - 32.0 pg

MCHC: 320 - 360 g/L

RDW: 11.5 - 14.5 %

Platelet count: 150 - 400 x 10^9/L

WCC: 4 - 11 x 10^9/L

Neutrophils: 2.0 - 7.5 x 10^9/L

Lymphocytes: 1.5 - 4.0 x 10^9/L

Monocytes: 0.2 - 1.0 x 10^9/L

Eosinophils: 0.0 - 0.4 x 10^9/L

Basophils: 0.0 - 0.1 x 10^9/L

Laboratory:
Auto Haematology (8382-9142)

Patient Results:
(02) 8382-9100
Synonyms:
CBC

FBC

FBE
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INSTRUCTIONS FOR REFERRING LABORATORIES
Handling & Transport:
Transport whole blood at room temperature. If delivery longer than 6

hours, store and transport at 4°C.
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INSTRUCTIONS FOR HANDLING AT SYDPATH
SydPath Handling:
SPRO: Processing by laboratory only. Room temperature, deliver to

testing lab.

Data Entry Code:
FBC

SydPath Division:
Haematology

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Date/Time published: 30/03/2020 17:34:46
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