What is a Neutrophils (Neutrocytes) test?
The neutrophils test counts the neutrophils in the blood. Neutrophils, also known as are the types of white blood cells (leukocytes) that act as part of your immune system and are the first line of defence. There are three types of white blood cells (WBCs).These are (1) granulocytes (neutrophils, eosinophils, and basophils), (2) monocytes, and (3) lymphocytes (T cells and B cells). Neutrophils are the subset of the granulocytes along with eosinophils and basophils cells. Together, the white blood cells will protect your body from infection and injury.
When is the Neutrophils (Neutrocytes) test recommended?
It is recommended:If you have symptoms like fever, chills, body aches, infection, headache, pointing to an acute infection.If symptoms related to a blood disorder, bone marrow disorder, or autoimmune disease are present.An absolute neutrophil count is usually ordered as a part of a complete blood count (CBC), which is a routine test.
What does it measure?
The Neutrophils (Neutrocytes) test measures:The number of white blood cells (WBCs) in the blood. Your WBCs are the backbone of your immune system.Neutrophils are a type of WBC that help to destroy any bacteria and viruses that enter our bodies. Neutrophils can be seen in infections, a variety of inflammatory disorders, and some myeloid neoplasms.Neutropenia (Lower neutrophil count) can be seen with various medications, including chemotherapy, toxins, bone marrow replacement (for example, metastatic tumours, granulomas), myelodysplastic syndromes, autoimmune disorders, and congenital disorders.
How long will the reports take?
You will get the reports within 15 hours after the collection of the blood sample.
What is the cost of the Neutrophils (Neutrocytes) test in Mumbai?
The cost of the Neutrophils (Neutrocytes) test in Mumbai is Rs. 250.
How often should I get tested for the Neutrophils (Neutrocytes) test?
Neutrophils (Neutrocytes) test is prescribed by your doctor after a complete assessment of your symptoms and conditions.
What are the normal values of the Neutrophils (Neutrocytes) test?
40 to 80%
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 a Neutrophils (Neutrocytes) test?
Fasting is not required for this test.
Any other precautions to be taken before getting myself tested for a Neutrophils (Neutrocytes) test?
There are no specific precautions for this test.
How can I book a Neutrophils (Neutrocytes) test in Mumbai?
Log into 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 a Neutrophils (Neutrocytes) test with Orange Health Labs in Mumbai?
Orange Health Labs is the fastest diagnostic lab. With us, you can get tested at home within 60 minutes of placing an order anywhere in Mumbai. Our trained, professional, and vaccinated e Medic 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!