Platelet Count, Sodium Citrate

The Platelet Count, Sodium Citrate test contains 1 test with 1 biomarker.

Used to evaluate patients suspected of EDTA mediated platelet clumping. 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 Sodium Citrate, PLT 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.
*Process times are an estimate and are not guaranteed. The lab may need additional time due to weather, holidays, confirmation/repeat testing, or equipment maintenance.