Hematocrit (HCT)

The Hematocrit (HCT) test contains 1 test with 1 biomarker.

Usual method for determining anemia. Used to calculate indices.

The following is a list of what is included in the item above. Click the test(s) below to view what biomarkers are measured along with an explanation of what the biomarker is measuring.

Also known as: Crit, HCT, Hematocrit HCT, Packed cell volume, PCV

Hematocrit

Hematocrit is a blood test that measures the percentage of the volume of whole blood that is made up of red blood cells. This measurement depends on the number of red blood cells and the size of red blood cells.
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