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Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
Quite a few: Things but with pancytopenia and splenomegaly hairy cell leukemia is on the list.
Dr. Steven Ginsberg
36 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Many reasons: There are many possible reasons. Liver disease seems most probable. Is there a history of hepatitis or alcohol excess? Work through this problem with ... Read More

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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
40 years experience Preventive Medicine
You can look these: all up, e.g. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mean_corpuscular_hemoglobin_concentration, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Red_blood_cell_distribution_width, ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Liawaty Ho
22 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Need evaluation: You should not be worried yet at this time. But, you should definitely talk to your doctor. There are many things that can cause low white blood cell ... Read More
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
34 years experience Internal Medicine
NOT REALLY: Borderline low WBC count is very non specific, and even perfectly healthy people may run on the low side. However, in the event that the patient is il ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
How low?: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Depends: Your hb is near normal and the slightly low rbc is not a reason to be concerned about as long as you do not have any symptoms. You should be more conc ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience Radiation Oncology
Unless one is a: Hematologist, most of us look at the hemoglobin. Anything > 13 and.
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A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Clarene Cress
Specializes in Pediatrics
Microcytosis=MCV<80: The good news is that you have normal Hgb and Hct so are not anemic at this time. When mcv and mch are low, it suggests that to maintain a normal Hct ... Read More
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A 47-year-old male asked:
Dr. Darrell Herrington
33 years experience Family Medicine
Hard to say: There's still some info missing here, like reticulocyte count, b12, and folate (folic acid). You've obviously had a work-up done, and you need to foll ... Read More
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A 50-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nela Cordero
53 years experience Pediatrics
SEVERE ANEMIA: You probably need a blood transfusion due to very low hemoglobin of 5 with SOB. Consult your MD Pls .
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