Clinical blood test: general analysis, leukoformula, ESR
This is a laboratory diagnostic technique for assessing the state of the body and finding a source of pathology. This analysis can be prescribed by a doctor of any specialty. Any disease, whether inflammatory, oncological, autoimmune or metabolic, affects the qualitative and quantitative composition of the blood.
In which cases the doctor may prescribe a general blood test:
The general blood test includes the following indicators: red blood cells, hemoglobin, white blood cells, color index, hematocrit, reticulocytes, platelets, SOE.
The leukocyte formula in some laboratories is signed by default, in some a doctor’s note is needed. It includes the following indicators: eosinophils, basophils, stick-nuclear and segmentonuclear neutrophils, lymphocytes, monocytes.
*Taking blood from a vein: + $2.00