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Eos count, total eosinophil count.
To assist in diagnosing conditions related to immune response such as asthma, dermatitis, and hay fever. Also used to assist in identification of parasitic infections.
There are no food, fluid, activity, or medication restrictions unless by medical direction.
Method: Manual count using eosinophil stain and hemocytometer or automated analyzer.
Absolute count: 50 to 500 cells/microL [SI units (0.05–0.5 × 109/L)]
Relative percentage: 1% to 4%
Critical Findings and Potential Interventions
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Bladh, Mickey Lynn., and Anne M. Van Leeuwen. "Eosinophil Count." Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425286/all/Eosinophil_Count.
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Eosinophil Count. Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425286/all/Eosinophil_Count. Accessed August 25, 2019.
Bladh, M. L., & Van Leeuwen, A. M. (2017). Eosinophil Count. In Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425286/all/Eosinophil_Count
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Eosinophil Count [Internet]. In: Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 August 25]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425286/all/Eosinophil_Count.
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