Hematology Analyzer – Blood Count Interpretation

A hemogram or hematological analysis reflects all the elements or components of the blood, reflecting their number or their proportion in the individual. In this analysis, the white or leukocyte series, the red or erythrocyte series, and platelets are measured.

What is a hematology analyzer?

Hematology analyzers are equipment used to perform complete blood counts, or hemograms. They carry out quantitative and qualitative analyzes of blood elements: red blood cells, white blood cells, and platelets. They are mainly used in medical biology analysis laboratories or in hospitals with hematology services.

The hematological analyzer: A great medical innovation

The knowledge about the pathophysiological changes that accompany the health-disease process reached by the medical sciences during the second half of the 20th century was vertiginous. This translated for the clinical laboratory branch, in the emergence and placement in the hands of its professionals, of an increasing number of determinations aimed at complementing the physical examination and medical interrogation, to finally establish a diagnosis.