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What kind of conditions does a hemoglobin test detect?

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Dr. Ruth Crystal
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Anemia

A hemoglobin test measures if you are anemic or not, i.
e. If you have enough red blood cells in your circulatory system. Anemic people have low hemoglobin levels.

In brief: Anemia

A hemoglobin test measures if you are anemic or not, i.
e. If you have enough red blood cells in your circulatory system. Anemic people have low hemoglobin levels.
Dr. Ruth Crystal
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Dr. Julio Hajdenberg
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology

In brief: Mostly anemia

Hemoglobin levels (in the blood) are lower in patients with anemia.
After this is established, an evaluation for the cause of this will follow. The most common cause of anemia in the world is iron deficiency.

In brief: Mostly anemia

Hemoglobin levels (in the blood) are lower in patients with anemia.
After this is established, an evaluation for the cause of this will follow. The most common cause of anemia in the world is iron deficiency.
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