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What does having low HB, HCT, MCV, MCH, MCHC & high RDW but normal RBC & ferritin mean? HB 10(11.2-14.1) RBC 4.15(3.85-5.02) Ferritin 5.7(4.6-204)

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In brief: Need iron

It means you have an iron deficiency leading to anemia.
It could be not enough iron in your diet to replace menstrual losses but you should check with your doctor to be sure and to receive a recommendation for treatment.

In brief: Need iron

It means you have an iron deficiency leading to anemia.
It could be not enough iron in your diet to replace menstrual losses but you should check with your doctor to be sure and to receive a recommendation for treatment.
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