RBC count

Alternative Names

Erythrocyte count; Red blood cell count

Definition of RBC count

An RBC count is a blood test that tells how many red blood cells (RBCs) you have.

Review

David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 2/9/2010

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