... My blood tests over the past 3 years have shown low-to-borderline RBC (4 - 4.2), normal MCV (93-96), and borderline-to-high MCH (32-33). Is there a kind of anemia that could cause this?
My latest blood tests however show this:
July 9th 2012: (pre-surgery)
RBC - 4.20 (normal: 4.2-5.2) NORMAL
MCH - 33 (normal: 27-31) HIGH
MCV - 93.8 (normal: 82 - 100) NORMAL
Ferritin... (3 replies)
... Hello everyone,
I had some blood tests because I've been having gastric problems. Everything is in the 'normal' range apart from these. I'm guessing they're not too far out if the range to matter, but just thought I would check
Eosinophil count 0.0 x10^9/L (0.04-0.50) "Low"
Red blood cell (RBC) count 3.91 x10^12/L (4.0 - 5.5) "Low"
Mean corpusc. haemoglobin (MCH) 33.7... (0 replies)
... Recent blood tests show:
Ferritin 65 ug/L Reduced Stores
B12 883 pmol/l OK :-)
Hemoglobin 154 g/L OK
MCV 97 fl High Normal
MCH 33 pg Slightly high
I've been very fatigued. Been on a diet/exercise routine with less meat, but lots of protein powder and nuts. Fatigue and spleen/MCV/MCH issues existed before the diet/exercise. No idea where... (8 replies)
... For the past five years, everytime he has had a CBC done, his RBC comes in low and the MCV and MCH are high. His doctor said this is not a concern. ... (3 replies)
For the last few years I have been increasing my running and exercise but over the last few months I have no energy to do anything.I am a 35 yr old male.My running has dramatically gone done. I am getting headaches fatigue seem like muscles dont recover and stay sore for awhile also getting a sore tongue.
I just had my blood tests and received a letter from dr... (9 replies)
... Low Blood 11.3 Low MCH 26.5 and High RDW 16. ... (0 replies)
... RBC counts the number of red blood cells in the volume. High levels mean a more concentrated level in cases of dehydration. Low levels can point to anemia. ... (2 replies)
... Could it be anemia? I did a blood test through a private lab and everything but the RDW was normal. I have an appointment with my doctor but it is a little ways off and I would like to go into it prepared with questions/some info, so your thoughts would be appreciated.
WBC 7.9 (4-10.5 normal)
RBC 4.78 (3.8 to 5.1 normal)
Hemoglobin 13.1 (11.5 - 15 normal)... (2 replies)
... I just received my CBC results from my doctor this morning. He said all levels were normal, but after doing some research on here and other medical websites I'm not sure. Below are my numbers:
The reason for the blood work was because for the past year I've been experiencing some unusual symptoms... (5 replies)
... I recently got a blood test due to mild fatigue, migraines (which have always coincided with a flare up of iron deficiency anemia in the past), and slightly decreased exercise capacity. My tests showed:
WBC: 3.7 (4.5-11) low, but always like this
RBC: 4.0 (4.0-5.2) borderline
HGB: 13.4 (12-16) normal
HCT: 39.9 (35-47) normal
MCV: 100 (80-100) borderline, last time was... (3 replies)
... glycerides are very high at 440. ... (4 replies)
... here are my recent lab results.
mine normal range
wbc - 5.2 4-10.8
rbc - 5.5 4-6.2
hgb - 17.0 12.8-17.8
hct - 50.4 38.4-53.4
mcv - 91.4 82.3-97.8
mch - 30.9 27.1-33
mchc- 33.8 32.1-36 (2 replies)
... Thank you. I'm not sure what you meant by value so I will just type what my paper says straight across.
Test Result Flag Unit Reference Interval
Hemoglobin 9.5 Low g/dl 11.1-15.9
Hematocrit 29.7 Low % 34.0-46.6
MCV 79 fL ... (9 replies)
... e doctor about it,she wanted me to try calcium,but I had a feeling that was not it,that I was getting enough.And my blood tests show my calcium levels are on the high side of normal,so I was right. ... (0 replies)
... normal, high and low. I have the highs in red, the lows in blue. ... (7 replies)
... I have been feeling very run down and exhausted. The doc that is treating me for my thyroid wanted me to see a hematologist for what he referred to as suboptimal ferritin levels. My thyroid numbers have been up and down over the years. My ferritin is always low.
The hematologist was concerned about how bad I looked. She ordered a bone marrow biopsy and a whole lot of... (15 replies)
... Oh, actually the result I posted were from Nov 2011.
When I was looking to collect my other lab results, such as head MRI, I also found a more current (October 2012) blood test result. Below are the numbers:
Hemoglobin : 15.2____________13 - 18.0
Erythrocyte: 5.21 ____________4.5 - 5.9
Hematocrit: 45 %____________40 -... (3 replies)
I am so confused about my lab results, and if anyone here has experience with the specifics on differentiating deficiency anemia from chronic disease anemia, please help...
I almost began iron and bought floradix(sp?), but now reading online, I'm confused/ scared whether it's clear iron deficiency or disease triggered anemia.
Some sites say ferritin... (5 replies)
... but no one was concerned. December 2011 labs though showed hgb still a little low, but now RDW was high and MCH was low, indicating likely iron deficiency anemia. ... (0 replies)
... They sent me to an oncologoist too..but it was just because if one of those numbers is low the other one is too high or the other way around...the oncologist didn't seem concerned about it and said that the numbers would be right again once the anemia was under control. ... (2 replies)