What is an Absolute Neutrophil Count (ANC) test?
The Absolute Neutrophil Count (ANC) test measures the body’s ability to fight infections, especially bacterial infections. These test results are often referred to as the patient’s “counts.” The ANC measures the number of neutrophils in the blood. A neutrophil is a type of white blood cell (WBC) that kills bacteria.
When is the Absolute Neutrophil Count (ANC) test recommended?
It is recommended:
If you have symptoms like fever, chills, body aches, infection, or headache, it points to an acute infection.
If symptoms related to a blood disorder, bone marrow disorder, or autoimmune disease are present.
The ANC test is usually ordered as a part of the complete blood count (CBC), which is a routine test.
What does it measure?
The Absolute Neutrophil Count (ANC) test measures:
The number of white blood cells (WBCs) in the blood.
Your white blood cells (WBCs) are the backbone of your immune system.
Neutrophils are a type of WBC that helps to destroy any bacteria and viruses that enter our bodies. It fights infections, a variety of inflammatory disorders, and some myeloid neoplasms.
How long will the reports take?
You will get the reports within 8 hours after the collection of the blood sample.
What is the cost of the Absolute Neutrophil Count (ANC) test in Delhi?
The cost of the Absolute Neutrophil Count (ANC) test in Delhi is Rs. 150.
How often should I get tested for the Absolute Neutrophil Count (ANC) test?
The Absolute Neutrophil Count (ANC) test is prescribed by your doctor after a complete assessment of your conditions.
What are the normal values of the Absolute Neutrophil Count (ANC) test?
(2000–7000 cells/cumm) 2.0–7.0 10^3/I.
What is the type of sample required?
We require a blood sample for this test.
What time should I get the test done?
This test can be taken at any time during the day.
Is fasting required for the Absolute Neutrophil Count (ANC) test?
No, fasting is not required for this test.
Any other precautions to be taken before getting myself tested for the Absolute Neutrophil Count (ANC) test?
There are no specific precautions for this test.
How can I book the Absolute Neutrophil Count (ANC) test in Delhi?
Log onto www.orangehealth.in and submit your details. Our highly trained, professional, and vaccinated eMedics will be at your doorstep within 60 minutes or at the time booked by you.
Why should I book the Absolute Neutrophil Count (ANC) test with Orange Health in Delhi?
Orange Health is the fastest diagnostic lab. With us, you can get tested at home within 60 minutes of placing an order anywhere in Delhi. Or our trained, professional, and vaccinated eMedics will be at your doorstep at the time selected by you. Your sample is safely transported at the optimal temperature to our NABL accredited and ICMR approved lab. The results will be delivered to you faster too!
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