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My Hemoglobin level was 11.3 and my hematocrit was 34.6 everything else was normal my question is does this mean I have lymphoma I'm so scared I was on the first day of my period so I wasn't bleeding heavy but the day after the test I begin to bleed very

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Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine

In brief: Mild anemia

Given your age, iron deficiency anemia is by far the most common cause of anemia.
A ferritin level should help in this regard. Unless you have a history of lymphoma and in the absence of symptoms, your chances of having a lymphoma are extremely low.

In brief: Mild anemia

Given your age, iron deficiency anemia is by far the most common cause of anemia.
A ferritin level should help in this regard. Unless you have a history of lymphoma and in the absence of symptoms, your chances of having a lymphoma are extremely low.
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