Test Details

MEAN PLATELET VOLUME; MPV

Test Price: ₹ 150

MPV varies inversely with the platelet count in normal subjects. It is lowered when thrombocytopenia is caused by Megaloblastic anemia or bone marrow failure. It is generally higher in Myeloproliferative disorders, Immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP), massive hemorrhage and thrombocytopenia due to sepsis.



Test Code:
DVCL1794
Report Delivery:
Daily
Parameters Included:
0
Category:
Health Check Up
Pre-Test Information:
No special preparation required
Method:
Electrical Impedence
Specimen:
3 mL (1 mL min.) whole blood in 1 Lavender Top (EDTA) tube. Ship refrigerated. DO NOT FREEZE.
Stability Room:
6 hrs
Stability Refrigerated:
48 hrs
Stability Frozen:

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