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Cbc Results Indicate Hypo Erythropoiesis
The result of a CBC shows that my 8 year old daughter has high monocyte count which is 12.7 and her hemoglobin count is 151. She has been having fever for 2 nights already which usually occurs in the evening or at dawn. What does this indicate?
Share on twitter bookmark & share printer-friendly version a complete blood count (CBC) test measures the following: •the number of red blood cells (rbc count) •the number of white blood cells (wbc count) •the total amount of hemoglobin in the blood •the fraction of the blood composed of ...Read more
For 57+ female, what are the CBC results to indicate Hemolytic Anemia ? Hb 10.6, RBC 3.6, PCV 33.5, Pt 1.2L, MCV 93, MCHC 31.6, Ferritin 36. B12 450.
LDH: 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. Having said that, the results you provided indicate anemia but are not appropriate for a diagnosis of hemolysis. It would have been helpful to have the result of LDH enzyme level. ...Read more
Is a Potassium Blood test result of 5.3 mmol/L and a BUN result of 19mg/dL indicate anything, if all other CBC and CMP results are in range?
Autonomy rules: Unless granddad is mentally disabled, he's discussed his results with his physician and has been advised what to do. There are hundreds of different possible abnormalities of the cbc, and if you're actually the caregiver, you'll be instructed what to do. Otherwise, it's his business. You must care very much about him to have asked and i hope his health recovers. ...Read more
Depends...: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/red_blood_cell_distribution_width -- RDW is a measure of the variation of red blood cell (rbc) volume. What it indicates depends on the context of other lab values and history and physical exam. ...Read more
What did you do?: To do this by hand requires old instruments that are not very accurate. You will probably want to ask the manufacturer for a reference range for each component of the exam. Don't be too upset if they fall outside as it's difficult to be precise if you're doing it as a science project. ...Read more
RDW: High RDW indicates increased variability in red cell size, called anisocytosis, which is commonly found in nutritional deficiency such as iron, folate, (folic acid) and vitamin b12. High RDW alone is not specific. Combination of MCV and rdw, retic can be more suggestive. Sometime increased rbc frament can also give high rdw. Thus a blood smear review is usually helpful for high rdw. ...Read more
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