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by Safura Afrin Diba -
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What does hematocrit means?why hematocirt is important for red cell indices ?

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by Bipa Sarker -
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The hematocrit is a ratio of the volume of red blood cells to the volume of all these components together, called whole blood. 

The value is expressed as a percentage or fraction. For example, a hematocrit value of 40% means that there are 40 milliliters of red blood cells in 100 milliliters of whole blood.