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1.Complete Blood Count-CBC is a blood test used to evaluate and provide information about the person’s blood. It canbe used to detect a wide range of disorders such as anemia, leukemia andthrombocytopenia. Certain differential diagnoses are commonly associated with WBCchanges such as infection or inflammation with neutrophilia, allergic and parasitic infectionswith eosinophilia.-This test was requested to determine the underlying causes of the patient’s fever whetherbacterial or viral and also to evaluate the blood based on the clinical picture of the patient.ExaminationResultsUnitsReference ValueHemoglobin139g/L135-180Hematocrit0.420.40-0.54Red Blood Cells4.5710^12/L4.2-6.0White Blood Cells17.2310^9/L4.5-11.0DIFFERENTIAL COUNTBand Neutrophils0.000.02-0.05Segmenters0.810.50-0.70Lymphocytes0.080.22-0.40Eosinophils0.000.01-0.04Monocytes0.110.03-0.08BLOOD INDICESMCH30.40pg26-34MCV92.80fl80-100MCHC32.80g/dL32-36- Remarks: The patient has normal RBC count and hemoglobin. There is evident leukocytosis withpredominance of segmenters. This could signify an infection of bacterial in origin.2.Blood Chemistry-Serum electrolyte test is used to detect for electrolyte imbalance. For this patient, it is

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