Overview of ABC
What is ABC?
Why is ABC done?
An Absolute Basophil Count is needed when an individual is affected by an allergy or hypothyroidism. In such cases the basophils fight against the allergens and also when the thyroid levels go really high like in the case of hypothyroidism or too low as in hyperthyroidism.
Preparation for ABC
- No special preparation required
Sample Type for ABC
Interpreting ABC results
The normal test result for Absolute Basophil Count ranges from 0 to 300 cells per microliter of blood for men and women of any age.