differential blood count

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differential blood count dif·fer·en·tial blood count (dĭf'ə-rěn'shəl)
An estimate, based on cell counts in a representative sample, of the percentage of white blood cell types that make up the total white blood cell count.

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differential blood count

counting the number of specific types of white blood cells found in 1 cubic millimeter of blood; may be included as part of a complete blood count 
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