The CBC in Pediatrics: A closer look. David Hilmers March 19, 2007. Objectives. How do we get a CBC? What are the artifacts that can cause erroneous values? What do the indices mean? What information can we obtain from CBC beyond HgB and Hct? Some example cases. Coulter Counter.
March 19, 2007
Could this be iron deficiency anemia? Why or why not?
9 month old Caucasian boy.
Spleen 1 cm palpable
Bilirubin 18.7 on day of life 3
What is going on?