Platelet Count Test - Book at an Affordable Cost

platelet count (pc) test

Platelet Count

Book Platelet Count Appointment Online at the best price in Delhi/NCR from Ganesh Diagnostic. NABL & NABH Accredited Diagnostic centre in Delhi offering a wide range of Radiology & Pathology tests. Get Free Ambulance & Free Sample collection from Home. 24 Hour Open.

₹ 200 ₹ 100

Request A Call Back

It measures the number of platelets in the blood. Platelets are blood cells that help heal wounds and stop bleeding. The length between platelet counts is used to monitor and diagnose certain medical conditions.

Thrombocytopenia is a low platelet count. There are several reasons for this: infections and iron deficiency cause thrombocytosis (excess platelets).

Changes in platelet count may indicate a chronic illness or a problem with the bone marrow, but further testing may be required to pinpoint the cause.

Why Platelet Count done? 

  • Routine complete blood count
  • In case of easy bruising and prolonged bleeding
  • To monitor platelet, count in conditions like dengue fever.
  • Bone marrow disease


You'll have blood extracted from an arm vein. 

How does one prepare for the test? 

No preparation is needed.

Required documents for Platelet Count (PC) Test

  • Doctor prescription. 

  • A valid government ID.

After care

No care is required.

Cost of Platelet Count (PC) Test in Delhi

The Platelet Count (PC) Test cost varies INR 100 to INR 1100 by region and facility. So constantly get tested at trustworthy diagnostic centers like Ganesh Diagnostic. It is staffed by trained and experienced professionals to assure patient and visitor safety.

Test Type Platelet Count

Platelet Count (PC) Test (Hematology)


Within 24 hours*

Test Price ₹ 100 ₹ 200
Frequently Asked Questions

The platelets are considered to be small (2–4 µm in diameter), they are a nucleate in nature being the blood cells with a characteristic and a discoid shape. They also have multiple functions when it has a life span of about 7–10 days in human.

The primary function of platelets would be seen to prevent and also stop bleeding. If blood vessels get damaged, the body would send the signals to platelets which cause them to travel to the injured area. Once the platelets arrive at the site, they clump together to form a clot that helps stop bleeding.

The normal platelet count is seen to range from 150,000 to the 450,000 platelets per the microliter of blood. If the individual has 450,000 platelets would be a condition called the thrombocytosis; having the value being less than 150,000 is known as thrombocytopenia.

The Platelet Count test (PLT), as a part of CBC shows the platelet count along with blood cells in your blood. The Platelet disorders could be grouped based on the platelet count, which between 150,000 and 400,000 platelets per micro liter of blood

There is no specific quick fix for increasing your platelet count but then eating the nutrient-rich foods and it is good support for an entire body. The Research suggests that would be consuming the foods rich in folate or the vitamin B12 by naturally increases platelet count.

You could get yourself tested at Ganesh Diagnostic and Imaging Center. We would be happy to assist you in getting your sample by trained staff and technicians.

Yes, everybody is eligible for a FREE Home Sample Collection from Ganesh Diagnostic and Imaging Center. Our trained phlebotomist would draw your sample from the convenience of your home. We also provide online support and would send your reports digitally on your phone through whatsapp as well. Moreover, if at any stage, you require Consultation from doctor, we provide Free Doctors Consultation as well.

The platelets are made in the bone marrow; it is a sponge-like tissue which is inside our bones. The Bone marrow also contains the stem cells that would develop into the red blood cells (RBC) white blood cells (WBC), and platelets. Platelets and other blood components are always needed. One of the donations could also help in saving more than one life.

Related Tests

Health Packages

Early check ups are always better than delayed ones. Safety, precaution & care is depicted from the several health checkups. Here, we present simple & comprehensive health packages for any kind of testing to ensure the early prescribed treatment to safeguard your health.

view all health packages