A 37-year-old member asked:
What does it mean if you have high hematocrit?
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Dr. Kelty Baker answered
27 years experience in Hematology
Polycythemia: A high hematocrit indicates that one has too many red cells (polycythemia). There are many different causes of this condition, some of them potentially serious, so it is always important to have this problem evaluated by a hematologist.
Answered on Aug 4, 2018
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