Rodent Reference Ranges  

 "Rodents" include mice, rats, hamsters, and gerbils.

Hematology Ranges
WBC 5.5 - 11 x103/ÁL
PCV 33 - 50 %
Neutrophils 20 - 70 %
Lymphocytes 20 - 70 %
Monocytes 0 - 1 %
Basophils 0 - 1 %
Eosinophils 0 - 1 %
Platelets 300 - 750 x103/ÁL

Blood Chemistry Ranges
Total protein 4.5 - 6.5 g/dL
BUN 10 - 33 mg/dL
Calcium 8.0 - 15.5 mg/dL
Cholesterol 50 - 250 mg/dL
Chloride 90 - 110 mmol/L
Creatinine 0.5 - 2.2 mg/dL
Glucose 60 - 125 mg/dL
Potassium 4.3 - 5.8 mmol/L
Sodium 140 - 160 mmol/L
Phosphorus 4.2 - 8.5 mg/dl
ALP 15 - 45 U/L
AST 10 - 45 U/L
ALT 10 - 35 U/L
Total bilirubin 0 - 1.0 mg/dL

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