What are Normal Blood Counts?

You may hear your doctor order a CBC and wonder what that is and why there are so many tubes to fill. A Complete Blood Count will test your hemoglobin, red blood cell count, MCV (the volume of the red blood cells), platelet count and more. Normal or abnormal levels can be explained in detail by your doctor and this will give you the doctor-to-patient time to ask any other related questions. You can find more information here: