What is Complete Blood Count (CBC) with differential?

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Generic Name: Blood test

A complete blood count (CBC) provides information on the body's ability to carry oxygen to the cells as well as the size of the blood cells. A CBC measures red blood cells, white blood cells and platelets. A differential includes additional information about white blood cells.

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