Platelet Count, EDTA

The Platelet Count, EDTA test contains 1 test with 1 biomarker.

Platelets must be present in adequate numbers and have proper function to aid in hemostasis.

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: Platelet Count EDTA, PLT, PLT Count, Thrombocyte Count

Platelet Count

A platelet count is a test to measure how many platelets you have in your blood. Platelets help the blood clot. They are smaller than red or white blood cells.