What is a complete blood count?

What is a complete blood count? Here are some definitions.

Noun
  1. A measure of the number, concentration, and size of white blood cells, platelets, and red blood cells in one's blood.
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Preoperative tests include complete blood count, urinalysis, and preparation for autologous donation if needed.
Her complete blood count and urinalysis were within normal limits, and a urine pregnancy test was negative.
The nurse gave the patient written orders to obtain a preoperative complete blood count and pregnancy test.
Routine blood work includes a complete blood count and electrolyte panel.
The tests that are performed are a complete blood count, blood chemistry, prothrombin time, partial thromboplastin time, electrocardiogram, and chest x-rays.
Patients receiving the two-drug regimen also had a complete blood count and measurement of uric acid and creatinine levels after one month of treatment.

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