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A 38-year-old female asked:

Labs show elevated absolute monocytes 975. rbcs/hgb/hct are also slightly elevated. any ideas? i have sleep apnea and afib but otherwise healthy. i am on lipitor, coumadin, beta blocker. age 71.

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Labs: Untreated sleep apnea is sufficient to raise your reds like this. This absolute monocytes count is not a problem if you feel well
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