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What is the range for anemia

A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Gulley
25 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Not necessarily: Anemia is inadequate numbers of red blood cells. Red blood cells are filled with iron containing molecules and when there is not enough iron the red b ... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
No effect: Anemia has no effect on oxygen saturation, i.e. pulse oximeter readings. Brething room air at sea level, normal is about 95% or higher.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tom Harrington
41 years experience Internal Medicine
Anemia: While iron deficiency is a common cause of anemia esp in menstruating women, there are many causes of anemia with normal iron levels. Ie nutritional b ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
Hemoglobin normal: Range is a guide. Lab values are to be interpreted as a part of overall medical history. Values very close to normal could indicate mild anemia or dil ... Read More
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Dr. Daniel Sudilovsky
27 years experience Pathology
Iron deficiency?: The a/g ratio indicates slightly low gamma globulin and is a very crude measure of immune function. The hgb/ red cell parameters are most suggestive o ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dora Chizea
47 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
Bluish feet ...: One's height is not stated but such low BP (Hypotension) might put one at risk of actually fainting and possibly getting injured. If one is not curren ... Read More
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A 120-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Not from that test: Most people with HIV have normal blood counts; your recent test says nothing about whether you have HIV. You need an HIV test if possibly at risk or o ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Need more info: Do you have a chronic illness? All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually i ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Wyttenbach
36 years experience Anti-Aging Medicine
What is the H and H?: If less than 10/ 37 severe anemia,...may be bleeding from diagnosed polyps, or gastric ulcers....
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Kuhnley
44 years experience Child Psychiatry
Anemia is a: condition in which the body does not have sufficient number of healthy red blood cells. The lab results you cite do not indicate current anemia. Low i ... Read More
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