Hematocrit

Additional Tests Offered (Per Consultation)

TURN AROUND TIME

2-3 Days Mon-Sat

TEST INFO

SAMPLE INFO

Test Name
Hematocrit
Alternate Name(s)
  • HCT
Test Description
Test is the usual method for determining anemia and is used to calculate indices.
CyberLAB Test Info

Test Name

Test #

HEMATOCRIT

111

Method Description
  • LH750
FDA Cleared / Approved
No
CPT Code(s)
  • 85014
STAT Allowed
No
Draw Status

Living

Sample Volume
Minimum Sample Volume
  • 1 mL
Preferred Sample Volume
  • 3 mL
Sample Type
Acceptable
  • Whole Blood EDTA
Sample Stability
  • Ambient - 48 hours
  • Frozen - Unacceptable (whole blood)
  • Refrigerated 2-8°C - 6 days
Transport
Refrigerated
Notes
Do not freeze whole blood.