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Lab Abbeviation Help

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Specializes in ER, Medicine.

Need some quick help. I'm writing my care plan for tomorrow's clinicals. Can anyone tell me what these lab abbreviations mean?

MCcV

MCH

MCHC

RDW

MPV

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RainDreamer, BSN, RN

Specializes in NICU. Has 13 years experience.

MCcV

MCH Mean Corpuscular Hemoglobin

MCHC Mean Corpuscular Hemoglobin Concentration

RDW Red Cell Distribution

MPV Mean Platelet Volume

Hope that helps some, I just can't find the MCcV.

mch= MEAN CORPUSCULAR HEMOGLOBIN mchc= MEAN CORPUSCULAR HEMOLGOBIN CONCENTRATION mcv= MEAN CORPUSCULAR VOLUME rdw=RED CELL DISTRUBUTION WIDTH ....THATS SOME OF THEM:)

Need some quick help. I'm writing my care plan for tomorrow's clinicals. Can anyone tell me what these lab abbreviations mean?

MCcV

MCH

MCHC

RDW

MPV

Thanks... you smart cookies! 11_4_125v.gif

Christina_NICU

Specializes in NICU.

Meningococcal C conjugate vaccine?

That's all I could find. :zzzzz

abundantjoy07, RN

Specializes in ER, Medicine.

Whoops! I meant MCV. :imbar

Thanks guys!

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