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... IBC stands for Iron Binding Capacity. That is the ability of the iron to be attached to the cell and be transported to where it should go. Generally, the Iron binding capacity is increased in proportion to the anemia. The higher the binding rate the lower the iron levels are. ... (17 replies)
... Thanks for your reply. He faxed the bloodwork, and some of it is illegible. I can read the numbers that are flagged, however, I don't know what they stand for! He probably did check the MCV, etc...wouldn't you think? ... (17 replies)
... Reason I posted in Anemia is, of course, that people here are more likely to understand iron values. ... (1 replies)

... is that the same as iron and wbc or rbc? ... (6 replies)
... Hi, can someone help me understand my 5 year old daughter's blood results. I am concerned by the serum iron and saturation values as they seem so far outside of the reference range. Looking at her values as a whole, what does it all mean? ... (3 replies)
... Do I just need to load up on some Iron pills and stop giving blood for a while until I figure out the rest of my health problems? ... (14 replies)
... Sounds likes you have a wonderful Dr. A normal hemoglobin does not mean you are not anemic, I can't stress this enough. You can be anemic and have a normal hemoglobin. Ferritin detects anemia at early stages. ... (2 replies)
... Microcytic anemia, b12 deficient. My doctor said that's normally not the case, so what does it mean when it is the case? ... (2 replies)
... Hi! So this is my first post on this website. I have been incredibly tired and out of energy for about 5 years now, I finally found a doctor that has taken me seriously. ... (2 replies)
... Wow - I think I've found my twin. My lab results are very similar to yours and I have the same symptoms as you, so I'm looking forward to seeing a reply regarding the possible causes of low RBC, low WBC, low hemoglobin, low hematacrit - yet iron, B12, ferritin, folate, transferrin levels all are normal (never heard of most of this stuff). I was also checked for Celiac and... (3 replies)
... My old Dr of 8 years always said I was "slightly anemic", but never really explained to me what they mean. Fast forward to my new doctor who I'm adoring right now. ... (3 replies)
... ations are SO similar it's almost scary! Your levels are low for sure, but if it makes you feel any better, mine are actually even lower. My doctors are saying that mine are as low as they've seen. I haven't really felt THAT bad like some others have talked about on the forum either. ... (10 replies)
... I'm so sorry that I didn't respond sooner to your very hekpful and encouraging message. ... (12 replies)
Got my numbers!
Mar 15, 2007
... Dr. today. I got an H for high on the RDW and platelet count. My platelets are always high, that's why I see a hemo. My lymphocytes and lymphs got an L for low. Does anyone have any ideas from those results? ... (4 replies)
Possibly Anemic
Oct 31, 2013
... tingling and all sorts of craziness, so I was evaluated for multiple sclerosis and that was ruled out. The fatigue has gotten so bad I can hardly function. My hair is thinning, dry and brittle. Lot of other things going on too. ... (0 replies)




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