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... I had a lower hemoglobin, hematocrit, and red blood cell count about a few weeks ago. ... (0 replies)
... Anisocytosis means that your red blood cells are unequal in size. In most cases there will be a few undersized or oversized blood cells and this is normal. When they note a number such as +2 anisocytosis, this means that there are unusually large numbers of this condition and that sometimes is flagged regarding a blood disease. It could be from anemia, bone marrow failure, or... (3 replies)
... I've been going over lab results from end of May. There wasnt a reticulocyte count done....but there is a RDW count of 18. ... (3 replies)

... A high reticulocyte count means that your body is simply creating lots of red blood cells to replace the ones you are losing. It is a way to compensate. ... (1 replies)
... All other CBC values were normal. Reticulocyte count was 0. ... (6 replies)
... Reticulocyte Count 2. ... (5 replies)
... Greetings, In a nutshell, I've become anemic and we don't know why. After a lot of lab tests we know that it's iron deficiency anemia. My primary doc says that the labs indicate internal bleeding/blood loss, and she wants me to have a colonoscopy; my rheumatologist also said she thinks we need to start with a colonoscopy. That's fine, but the occult blood tests have all... (11 replies)
... After noticing a recent decrease in my athletic performance, I sent a message to my doctor early last week. My primary care physician ordered blood work and sent me to a hematologist in oncology. The hematologist said it was "very unlikely" cancer and ordered more blood work. Further blood work confirmed I have iron deficiency anemia. All my blood work was normal apart from... (8 replies)
... Thank you for answering.. I thought I would post my labs here too, I need an idea where to go.. I know I feel awful and have for a long time now, so I need to figure out how to get better. Here are some more results..Im not sure what they all mean so Im not sure which ones are strictly for my thyroid.. Sodium 140 (135-147) Potassium 4.5 (3.5-5.2) Total Bilirubin 4 (UP... (44 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)
CBC numbers
Sep 16, 2008
... Ok, what about unusual and spontaneous bruising and petechiae with bruises that never really fade away (shadows left in skin), low MCV, huge platelets which have always been high but are starting to decline otherwise indices are fairly nml, always slightly elevated LD, and hist of breast CA treated with arithromycin and cytoxan. Got any ideas on that one because no one else... (4 replies)
CBC numbers
May 16, 2008
... also wouldn't hurt to have an RDW to see what the variation in your red cell size is .. ... (4 replies)
... and a reticulocyte count. Both of these tests are the definitive tests, these days, for iron deficiency anemia. ... (4 replies)
... Red Blood Count 4. ... (3 replies)
... you have microcytic(small red cell indicated by low MCV), hypochromic(pale red blood cells/decreased hemoglobin per red blood cell as indicated by your low MCH) which in itself is classic for iron deficiency anemia but not diagnostic .. but your iron studies are classic for iron deficiency anemia ... you have a low saturation % and your ferritin is sub 10 .. the ferritin being... (11 replies)




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