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18:58 Mar 25, 2018
French to English translations [PRO] Medical - Medical (general) / Laboratory reference ranges
French term or phrase:NF
"NF" is under the heading"Patient Category" in a series of Laboratory Reference Ranges. The relevant test name is "FS" which I am presuming is "formule sanguine" but I could be mistaken.
There are many entries such as "NF3 (31j à 43 j)" and "NF h (Adulte)"
My idea was that the particular type of NF indicated (which in the two cases you've quoted clearly refers to an age group: a newborn and an adult) might refer to the category of numération (the test parameter) relevant to the patient in question.
For example, in this document (CATALOGUE DES EXAMENS DE BIOLOGIE MEDICALE) different NFs for different patient groups are indicated, albeit not the ones in your text: