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A decision-making tool to fine-tune abnormal levels in the complete blood count tests

  title={A decision-making tool to fine-tune abnormal levels in the complete blood count tests},
  author={Marta Avalos Fernandez and Helene Touchais and Marcela Henriquez-Henriquez},
The complete blood count (CBC) performed by automated hematology analyzers is one of the most ordered laboratory tests. It is a first-line tool for assessing a patient's general health status, or diagnosing and monitoring disease progression. When the analysis does not fit an expected setting, technologists manually review a blood smear using a microscope. The International Consensus Group for Hematology Review published in 2005 a set of criteria for reviewing CBCs. Commonly, adjustments are… 

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