Blood Test Values- Kaplan

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  1. White Blood Cell Count
    5,000 to 10,000 /mm3
  2. Hemoglobin
    • Man: 13-18 g/dL
    • Woman: 12-16 g/dL
  3. Hematocrit
    • Man: 42-52%
    • Woman: 35-47%
  4. Partial Thromboplastin Time (PTT)
    • Lower Normal Limit: 20-25 sec
    • Higher Normal Limit: 32-39 sec
  5. What does a PTT monitor?
    The effectiveness of heparin therapy
  6. Platelet Count
    150,000 to 450,000 /mm3
  7. Prothrombin Time (PT)
    9.5-12 sec
  8. What does PT monitor?
    Effectiveness of Coumadin therapy
  9. International Normalized Ratio (INR)
    3
    • 1.0
    • 2-3 for therapy in Afib, DVT, and PE
    • 2.5-3.5 for therapy in prosthetic heart valves
  10. Glucose Tolerance Test (GTT)
    4
    • Fasting: 60-110 mg/dL
    • 1 Hour: 190 mg/dL
    • 2 Hour: 140 mg/dL
    • 3 Hour: 125 mg/dL
  11. Total Cholesterol
    2
    • <160 if no CAD or risk factors
    • <100 if CAD present
  12. Testing procedure for total cholesterol?
    Overnight fast
  13. Low Density Lipoproteins (LDL)
    3
    • Optimal < 139
    • Borderline 140-160
    • High > 160
  14. Testing procedure for LDL?
    Fast for 12-14 hours
  15. High Density Lipoproteins (HDL)
    2
    • Men: 35-70
    • Women: 35-85
  16. HDL testing procedure?
    Fast for 12-14 hours
  17. Creatinine
    0.7-1.4 mg/dL
  18. Creatinine testing procedures?
    3
    • Tests renal fX
    • List meds being taken on lab slip
    • NPO 8 hours
  19. Alkaline Phosphate
    50-150 units/L
  20. Alkaline Phosphate testing procedures?
    3
    • Evaluates liver and bone fX
    • NPO 8-12 hours
    • List meds being taken on lab slip
  21. Creatinine Kinase (CK)
    • Man: 50-235 U/L
    • Woman: 50-250 U/L
  22. Creatinine Kinase testing procedures?
    2
    • Diagnose acute MI
    • Detected in blood in 3-5 hours
  23. Serum albumin
    3.5-5.5 g/dL
  24. Blood Urea Nitrogen (BUN)
    • 7-18
    • Over 60 years 8-20
  25. What factors can affect BUN results?
    3
    • Protein intake
    • Tissue breakdown
    • Fluid volume changes
  26. Triglycerides
    100-200
  27. Alanine aminotransferase (ALT)
    8-40 units
  28. Alanine aminotransferase tests for?
    Increase in liver disease, hepatitis
  29. Aspartate aminotransferase (AST)
    8-40 units
  30. Aspartate aminotransferase (AST) tests for?
    Increase in liver disease, hepatitis

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