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CBC (Complete Blood Count)

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What is CBC test?

Our blood consists of plasma (55%) and blood cells (45%). Different types of blood cells and their functions are as following:

Type of Blood Cells Function
RBC Carry oxygen
WBC Fight infection
Platelets Prevent bleeding and help in clot formation


CBC stands for Complete Blood count. CBC test is a type of blood test where different components of blood such as RBCs (Red blood cell), WBCs (White blood cells or Leucocytes), Platelets including hemoglobin and their various parameters such as total count, absolute count, percentage, PCV, MCV and concentration are estimated in detail.

CBC test is routinely used for screening, diagnosing and monitoring a wide range of conditions, infections, diseases and disorders. It also plays an important role in the evaluation of drug toxicity and help in adjusting treatment plans.

CBC is the most frequently prescribed blood test as it has wide range of applications ranging from routine monitoring of overall health to identification and diagnosis of many acute and chronic diseases.

Other names of CBC test

  • Full Blood Cell Count
  • Complete Blood Cell Count
  • Hemogram.

Why do I need a CBC test?

Your health care provider may order a CBC test if you have following

1.Signs and symptoms

  • Muscle pain
  • Weakness 
  • Irritation
  • Unexplained drowsiness
  • Bleeding gums
  • Mental abnormalities
  • Diarrhea
  • Poor wound healing
  • Prolonged bleeding
  • Anemia
  • Lethargy
  • Muscle spasm
  • Psychological abnormality
  • Poor vision
  • Bone pain etc.

2. After surgical procedures such as

  • Prosthetic heart valve replacement
  • Gynecological operations
  • Abdominal surgeries

3. Monitoring Purposes such as in

  • Routine Health monitoring
  • Patients on immunosuppressive therapy
  • Pregnancy and lactation
  • Patients on Chemotherapy
  • Patients on Radiotherapy
  • Patients with prolong intravenous catheterization
  • Monitoring of treatment efficacy of drugs or their toxicity.

How do I prepare for CBC test?

Follow these simple steps if you are going for CBC test

  • Take an appointment: Fix an appointment for CBC test in a diagnostic lab to avoid waiting at the time of test.
  • Food: You can take your usual meals. Fasting is usually not required for CBC test if done alone. However, CBC test is usually done in conjunction with other tests which may require fasting.
  • Medications: Inform your doctor about all the drugs and supplements that you are currently taking. Certain drugs may alter the test results. Your doctor may advice some modifications before the test if required.
  • Exercise: Avoid strenuous exercise before the test as it may alter test results.
  • Smoking:  Avoid smoking before the test as it may affect the test results.

What is the procedure for CBC test?

The procedure of CBC test includes the following steps:

  • First a torniquet will be tied around your arm.
  • Then a cotton swab soaked with 70% alcohol is used to clean/disinfect the injection site before needle insertion.
  • Then a small needle will be inserted in the vein of your arm and required amount of blood is withdrawn from it and collected in a sterile test tube.
  • Then the needle is removed and an adhesive sticker is placed on the puncture site to prevent it from infections.
  • Sample is sent to laboratory for further processing and testing.

What is the Cost of CBC (Complete Blood Count)

The average price for CBC (Complete Blood Count) test is seen to differ from one center to another. The price range is said to be between 1600 to Rs.2500 in Delhi, India.

Test Type CBC (Complete Blood Count)

Complete Blood Count (CBC) Test (Hematology)


Within 24 hours*

Test Price ₹ 200 ₹ 400
Frequently Asked Questions

CBC test can be used to aid diagnosis of the following conditions:

  • Nutritional Anemia
  • Hemolytic Anemia
  • Sickle cell anemia
  • Thalassemia
  • Thrombocytopenia
  • Leucopenia
  • Vitamin deficiency
  • Nutritional deficiency
  • Bacterial infections
  • Viral infections
  • Fungal infections
  • Parasitic infections
  • Hematological cancers such as Leukemia
  • Bleeding disorders
  • Clotting disorders
  • Bone marrow suppression
  • Bone marrow disorders
  • Myeloproliferative disorder
  • Lymphoproliferative disorder
  • Cancers etc.

CBC test reports are usually available within 24 hours of blood sample collection.

Various parameters of blood component evaluated in CBC test are as following:

  • RBC parameters:
    1. Total RBC Count
    2. Nucleated Red Blood Cells Count
    3. Nucleated Red Blood Cells %
    4. Hematocrit or Packed Cell Volume (PCV)
    5. Mean Corpuscular Volume (MCV)
    6. Red Cell Distribution Width (RDW-SD)
    7. Red Cell Distribution Width (RDW-CV).
  • WBC parameters:
    1. Total WBC Count (Leucocytes)
    2. Neutrophils %
    3. Eosinophils %
    4. Basophils %
    5. Monocytes %
    6. Lymphocyte %
    7. Immature Granulocytes Count
    8. Immature Granulocytes %
    9. Absolute Neutrophil Count
    10. Absolute Eosinophils Count
    11. Absolute Basophils Count
    12. Absolute Monocytes Count
    13. Absolute Lymphocytes Count
  • Platelets parameter:
    1. Platelet count
  • Haemoglobin parameters: 
    1. Total Hemoglobin
    2. Mean Corpuscular Hemoglobin (MCH)
    3. Mean Corpuscular Hemoglobin Concentration (MCHC)

CBC test is a safe procedure with usually no side effects and is used for screening and evaluation of many diseases or conditions affecting your body. However, some individuals may experience few side effects as mentioned below:

  • Pain at injection site.
  • Hematoma
  • Multiple punctures to locate vein in those where veins are not easily accessible.
  • Bleeding at puncture site, especially patients having bleeding or clotting disorders or those on anticoagulant therapy.
  • Infection at puncture site
  • Thrombophlebitis.

CBC test results vary with sex and age and is therefore interpreted by comparing the result with reference ranges.  Normal ranges of various parameters included in CBC test may vary from lab to lab as different labs follow different references. CBC report can be summarized as following:

Test name


Biological Reference Interval






40 - 80



20 - 40



1 - 6



2 - 10



0 - 2

Absolute Eosinophil Count


20 - 500

Platelet Count


1.50 – 4.10

Total RBC Count


3.80 – 4.80



36 - 46



83 - 101



31.5 – 34.5



27 - 32

Absolute Neutrophil Count


2000 - 7000

Absolute Lymphocyte Count


1000 - 3000

Absolute Monocyte Count


200 - 1000

Absolute Basophil Count


20 - 100



12 - 15



11.6 - 14

Ganesh Diagnostic and Imaging center (GDIC) is considered as the best diagnostic lab for CBC test in Rohini, North-East Delhi. We have many branches in different locations of Delhi including Hari Nagar, Yamuna Vihar, Nangloi, Derawal Nagar and Mangol puri.

Ganesh lab (GDIC) is now considered one of the most popular diagnostic labs in Delhi as:

  • We provide high standard quality services to our patients.
  • Experience of 23+ years of services.
  • Our labs are NABH and NABL certified.
  • Facility of latest cutting-edge technologies.
  • Well-trained technicians.
  • Highly Skilled Radiologists and Pathologists
  • Genuine reporting and Patient satisfaction are our top priority.
  • We offer seamless integration between diagnosis and treatment planning.
  • Affordable Diagnostic lab with up to 50% discount on many tests. Currently, we are offering flat 50% discount on various types of Blood tests including CBC test.
  • We are open 24X7 and 365 days.
  • You can also avail free Consultation with our Pathologist regarding any blood test or imaging scans.
  • We also offer facilities of online reporting, free home sample collection and free Ambulance services in Delhi, NCR.
  • We are empanelled with various departments and organizations. So, you can get the services at panel rate too.  
  • Lakhs of satisfied customers.

Blood sample is required for CBC test.

The price of the CBC test depends upon many factors such as city and locality. Different diagnostic labs charges according to the quality of machines they have and various offers that they are providing to their customers. Cost may also vary depending upon the other parameters which are being tested along with CBC test such as ESR.

Ganesh Diagnostic and Imaging centre (GDIC), Rohini also known as GDIC is currently offering 50% discounts on various tests including CBC test.

Our centers are NABH and NABL accredited and equipped with modern, highly expensive machines with latest cutting-edge technologies and highly skilled Radiologists and Pathologists.We follow strict aseptic conditions to prevent transmission of infections.

Charges of various tests for CBC analysis at Ganesh Lab (GDIC) are as following:

Complete Blood Count (CBC)

INR 350 - INR 175 BOOK NOW

Complete Hemogram

INR 450 - INR 225 BOOK NOW 

Hemogram (CBC With ESR)

Rs 500 - Rs 250 Book Now

CBC With Peripheral Smear

Rs 200 - Rs 100 Book Now

Complete Blood Count, Advanced (CBC Advanced)

Rs 800 - Rs 400 Book Now

Complete Blood Count (CBC) can detect various diseases such as anemia, leukemia, bone marrow disorders, autoimmune disorders, infection, deficiency of iron, B12, folate, sickle cell disease, lymphoma, and many more.

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