1 doctor weighed in:

What does it mean if you have high hematocrit?

1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Kelty Baker
Internal Medicine - Hematology

In brief: Polycythemia

A high hematocrit indicates that one has too many red cells (polycythemia).
There are many different causes of this condition, some of them potentially serious, so it is always important to have this problem evaluated by a hematologist.

In brief: Polycythemia

A high hematocrit indicates that one has too many red cells (polycythemia).
There are many different causes of this condition, some of them potentially serious, so it is always important to have this problem evaluated by a hematologist.
Dr. Kelty Baker
Dr. Kelty Baker
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
Board Certified,
39 years in practice
2M people helped
Continue
111,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors