packed cell volume


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Noun1.packed cell volume - the ratio of the volume occupied by packed red blood cells to the volume of the whole blood as measured by a hematocrit
ratio - the relative magnitudes of two quantities (usually expressed as a quotient)
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The parameters evaluated were packed cell volume (PCV), haemoglobin concentration (Hb), red blood cells (RBC) count, total leukocytes count (TLC), and differential leucocytes count (DLC) (neutrophils, eosinophils, and monocytes).
12mg; Anti-oxidant, 120mg DM--Dry matter Source: Agboola and Adenuga [13] Table 2: Haematological parameters of growing Japanese quails fed different inclusion levels of Jatropha seed cake Levels of Jatropha seed cake (%) Parameter 0 5 10 Packed Cell Volume (%) 38.
Fact of low hemoglobin and packed cell volume in pregnant women are at a stand still.
Hemoglobin concentration (g/dL) was estimated using hemoglobin kit according to cyanomethemoglobin method and the packed cell volume (%) by microhematocrite centrifuge.
For packed cell volume (PCV), selected flasks were incubated under conditions described earlier but without subculture.
Blood in bijou bottles was used for red blood cell (RBC), white blood cell (WBC), hemoglobin (Hb) and packed cell volume (PCV).
Shown in the Tab 2) and the mean pre-operatively packed cell volume was 36.
The values of packed cell volume increased non-significantly from 0-7th days interval in all three groups of dogs, but values were within normal range (Table-2), which may be due to no influence of laser therapy on packed cell volume.
Her recovery was satisfactory; post operative packed cell volume was 30%.
The blood was deposited into an ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (EDTA) anticoagulated tube used for the analysis of packed cell volume and platelet count and into a sodium citrate anticoagulated tube.
5mmol/L, full blood count showed packed cell volume of 33% and neutrophilia of 80%.