Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
Name
Hemoglobin and Hematocrit

Synonyms
H&H

CMH Lab Section
Hematology

Specimen Requirements
1 mL blood in EDTA lavender top tube

Availability
STAT, Urgent, Routine

Turn Around Time
STAT: 1 hour
Routine: 2-4 hours

Methodology
Sysmex

Ranges
Hemoglobin
Units: g/dL
 
0-3D14.5-22.5
3D-14D12.5-22.5
14D-1M10.0-20.5
1M-3M9.0-18.0
3M-6M9.5-13.5
6M-2Y10.5-13.5
2Y-6Y11.5-13.5
6Y-10Y11.5-15.5
10Y-16Y (F)12.0-16.0
10Y-16Y (M)13.0-16.0
>16Y (F)12.0-16.0
>16Y (M)13.5-17.5
 
Hematocrit
Units: percent (%)
 
0-3D45.0-67.0
3D-14D39.0-67.0
14D-1M31.0-67.0
1M-3M28.0-55.0
3M-6M29.0-41.0
6M-2Y33.0-39.0
2Y-6Y34.0-40.0
6Y-10Y35.0-46.0
10Y-16Y (F)36.0-46.0
10Y-16Y (M)37.0-49.0
>16Y (F)36.0-46.0
>16Y (M)41.0-53.0


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