Tag packed cell volume

Microhematocrit

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Hematocrit.Microhematocrit.Packed cell volume (PCV). All of these terms mean the same thing: What percentage of a patient’s blood is red blood cells (RBCs)? The pet at hand today is Plato, a cancer patient on chemotherapy who has a mass in…

Polycythemia In Dogs

Polycythemia is a term referring to excessive numbers of red blood cells (RBCs, erythrocytes) in the body. There are two forms, polycythemia vera (PV) and relative polycythemia. Polycythemia vera is also known as absolute polycythemia or absolute erythrocytosis. In all…