What is Absolute Monocyte Count (AMC) test?
Monocytes are a type of white blood cells (WBCs) that are produced in the bone marrow. They help the body to fight various infections and regulate immunity against foreign substances and also have the ability to destroy cancer cells. An Absolute Monocyte Count (AMC) is done to measure the number of monocytes present in the blood. In this test, the blood samples are collected aseptically and evaluated for results.
Why get the Absolute Monocyte Count (AMC) test?
Your doctor may be best positioned to answer this
When to take this test?
AnytimeEvery 6 monthsNo particular precautions are required, unless it is recommended by your doctor.AMC