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A 60-year-old male asked:
I recently did lab test and results show My Hemoglobin is high 17.3 Hematocrit is 51.5 Should be concern about this?
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A 47-year-old female asked:
My lab work shows high hemoglobin and mean cell hgb and LOW mean platelet volume, what are the most common reasons for this?
A 9-year-old male asked:
3 year old son with history of poor weight growth. Labs show burr cells1+, high ast, low bilirubin, low hemoglobin and hemocrit. Ideas?
A 35-year-old female asked:
The result of a CBC shows that my 8 year old daughter has high monocyte count which is 12.7 and her hemoglobin count is 151. She has been having fever for 2 nights already which usually occurs in the evening or at dawn. What does this indicate?
Dr. James Ball answered
18 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Could be virus: That level of monos is not worrisome. A virus can cause the fever and many can cause mild elevations of the monocyte count. Her hemoglobin is fine. I ... Read More
A 39-year-old male asked:
Had 2 consecutive CBC's show low HGB 13.8g/dL, and low HCT 41.7% other values were normal. Doctor also ordered LDH test which was high at 204. My reticulocytes/100 RBCs were 1.2%, immature 0.10, hemoglobin content 34.3 pg. What's the possible cause?
A male asked:
My son is a 5 years old, he has ongoing periodical fevers,his blood work shows low HEMOGLOBIN,low HEMATOCRIT,low RBC, low LYMPHOCYTES, high BASOPHILS.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Blood results show low mchc, high hematocrit, high mch and rdw. Iron is normal. So are b12 and hemoglobin. Could it still be anemia?Left arm tingles
A 39-year-old female asked:
Anemia found on blood test. Low hemoglobin, hematocrit, mcv, mch, high rdw. Have had heavy periods for a few years but why would it just show up now?
A 35-year-old male asked:
Hi,I had finger cramp+tingling+nausea&dizziness in both hands after doing exercise. My blood test shows low hemoglobin & hematocrit and high esr.
A 8-year-old male asked:
Baby has iron deficiency anemia and has fever for 3 days now. Lab results show normal platelet count, low hemoglobin, high wbc. Is this an emergency?
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