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A 56-year-old male asked:

Is rbc count of 4.81 in blood test something to be worried about and requires further evaluation? the normal range is 3.84.8 ( x10.e 6/ul)?

2 doctor answers7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
Internal Medicine 31 years experience
No. Except if their other abnormalities or symptoms.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. Talk to the doctor who ordered the tests. Having said that, the data you provided is not a cause for concern. Wish you good health!

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