U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

Low hemoglobin high hematocrit

A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
Gastroenterology 35 years experience
Anemia: The low hemoglobin signifies anemia, and this certainly could have caused all the symptoms after exercise. It is very important to determine the cause... Read More
Dr. Ayisha Gani
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Anemia: You need to find out why you are anemic. ESR is a nonspecific test, it may be increased with any infection or inflammation but not going to tell what ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nayana Trivedi
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
Anemia: Low Hgb and Hct means Anemia. High RDW means yourRed Blood Cells have wide range of sizes. Large size from Vit B12 deficency which can contribute to y... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Cindy Juster
Pediatrics 36 years experience
See doctor ASAP: Based on what you've reported, they may be iron deficient. Please discuss this with their doctor, as this can have significant impact on their physic... Read More
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Maybe,maybe not: The levels needed to interfere with performance vary with the skill set being reviewed. Many with minor hemoglobin defects have lower values than the ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 30 years experience
Medical illnesses: There are many medical conditions that can cause these things...In general, you have anemia, and abnormal liver function tests that need to be evaluat... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
IDA: Looks like iron deficiency anemia. In a 33 yo female that would very likely be due to menstruation or recent pregnancy.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Miller
Dr. David Milleranswered
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Iron deficiency: The pattern of lab values you describe is typical of iron deficiency anemia. However, it could also be other things so you need to see your doc for a ... Read More
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Louis Cooper
Pediatrics 48 years experience
Results: 12.6 hemoglobin with a 37.4 hematocrit may be normal for you. This would depend on your prior results and your hemoglobin type--sickle trait patients... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 57 years experience
High ESR: high ESR may be high because you are anemic.Discus with your team.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Hard to say. : This combination of labs doesn't make any diagnosis. The relative height of your esr, plates and HGB would be helpful. It may be that you have an an... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining your son and his health status warrants a thorough evaluation by a pediatrician a... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership