RBC Count Test in Noida

RBC Count Test in Noida

Looking to book a RBC test in Noida? Read further to know more about the test

As the name suggests, the RBC count test measures the number of red blood cells in our bloodstream. Red blood cells are extremely important for the functioning of the body. They carry oxygen from the lungs to all parts of the body since cells need oxygen to reproduce and stay healthy. Red blood cells are also known as erythrocytes. Therefore, an abnormality in the number of red blood cells could be an indication of a major health disease that the individual could be suffering from.

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Why is the RBC Count test done?

The test is often a part of a full-body check-up which should be done regularly after a certain period to check for any abnormalities.
Doctors often recommend the RBC count test if there are certain symptoms that the patient could be showing. Symptoms of low red blood cell count include:

  • Fatigue or tiredness
  • Difficulty in breathing
  • Dizziness or feeling lightheaded
  • Abnormal heart rate
  • Frequent headaches
  • Pale skin tone

Symptoms of higher-than-normal red blood cell count include:

  • Fatigue
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Pain in the joints
  • Tenderness in the limbs
  • Itchy skin (especially after a bath)
  • Disturbance in sleep
What does the RBC Count test measure?

The blood contains red blood cells, which are essential for the body to work properly. The red blood cells are not only responsible for transporting oxygen from the lungs to all parts of the body, but they are also responsible for carrying carbon dioxide to the lungs for a person to exhale.

The major aim of the RBC count test is to measure the number of red blood cells inside the body. There is a certain range inside which the RBC count should be. If the RBC count is lower or higher than the normal range, that could indicate a major health issue. One of the major disorders for which the RBC count test is anaemia. Under this condition, the body isn’t able to make enough red blood cells which affect the transportation of oxygen to all parts of the body. So, a doctor should be consulted after you get the test results.

Risk/Side-effects of RBC Count test

Generally, there is very little risk of any major symptoms inside the body. The person might feel slight pain (or some bruising) in the area where the needle has been pierced to take the blood. But those tend to disappear pretty quickly and not cause any major problems to the patient. In very rare cases, the patient might develop blood collection under the skin or infection at the site where the needle was pierced. But that is a very rare occurrence and nothing major to worry about

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Flebo.in offers state-of-the-art facilities to patients looking to get their lab results quickly and accurately. Their technicians are trained to draw blood without causing any sort of injury to the patient. The technicians working on testing are experienced in the field of gathering the samples correctly and delivering the reports on time. If you want to opt for the best RBC Count test in Noida, look no further than Flebo.in. The website contains all the information you need for a safe testing experience.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

FAQs

Are there any preparations needed for this test?

There are no major preparations needed for the test (preferably stay empty stomach before the test).

 

How is the sample taken?

The blood is taken from the arm. The area is cleaned with rubbing alcohol, and the technician takes blood precisely.

Are there any risks to the test?
  • There are minor risks that do not happen under general circumstances. The technicians just need to be a little careful.

 

How do I increase RBC count?

Eat foods like beans, red meat, leafy vegetables, egg yolks, etc.

 

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Interpreting the RBC Count test results
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Interpreting the RBC Count test results

Abnormalities depend on the range that the laboratory has set. This range might vary a bit, but there isn’t much change.

Lower levels of RBC count could be an indication of the following:

  • Anaemia
  • Leukaemia (blood cancer)
  • Malnutrition
  • Multiple myeloma (bone marrow cancer)
  • Kidney failure or kidney diseases

Higher than expected levels of RBC count could be an indication of the following:

  • Dehydration
  • Heart diseases
  • Polycythaemia vera (a disease of the bone marrow leading to more than normal production of red blood cells)
  • Scarring of the lungs (mostly due to habits like smoking)
  • Lung diseases
  • Kidney Cancer

Other chronic diseases that might be causing low RBC count are:

  • Autoimmune diseases (like lupus)
  • Infections (like HIV)
  • IBD (like Crohn’s disease)

Low RBC count could also be due to factors like:

  • Bleeding (external or internal)
  • Pregnancy
  • Thyroid problems
  • Use of medications like chemotherapy drugs, bacterial infection-treating drugs, Quinidine (for irregular heartbeats)

 

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