A 25-year-old male asked:
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red blood cells- 5.8, hemaglobin- 17.8 and hematocrit- 52.0. is this dangerous? can i take vitamin b12 for deficiency?

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Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
That is: Very interesting. It is fine to get the B12 addressed. If you are a smoker stop!
Answered on Jan 23, 2020
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