A 66-year-old female asked:
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wbc 3.5; rbc 3.58; hgb 11.2; all others normal. being treated for anemia with iron supps. all rising except wbc. continue with same treatment? thanks.

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
WBC near normal: All lab 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. Your WBC count is on the low end or normal, but that may be normal for you. Please follow your doctor's advice.
Answered on Sep 21, 2017
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