Complete Blood (Cell) Count/CBC

Test Name: Diagnostic Section: Fee:
Complete Blood (Cell) Count/CBC Clinical Pathology Varies *
Species: Set up days: Turn Around Time:
Most Species (exc. primates) M, Tu, W, Th, F  Same day **
Specimen Requirements:    
Whole blood in EDTA (EDTA or heparin for avians) plus 1-2 freshly made blood smears
Collection Protocol:    
Collect in lavendar top or green top tube
Shipping Requirements:    
Refrigerated, in leak proof tube(s).  Overnight or 2-day shipping is required. 
Additional Information:    
* Avian/Reptile CBC $26, Large Animal CBC $30, Small Animal CBC $25
** Results available same day if received by 4:00 pm.  Samples received after 48 hrs post collection may have morphologic changes making a differential WBC count impossible.