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For 57+ F with Hb 10.6, RBC 3.6, Pt 1.2L & ESR 51 while normal MCV & MCHC, does Ferritin 35 [4 - 204] indicate iron deficiency or haemolytic anemia ?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
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In brief: Neither

Continue the workup, starting with a good history and physical exam including a stool check for blood, and a reticulocyte count.

In brief: Neither

Continue the workup, starting with a good history and physical exam including a stool check for blood, and a reticulocyte count.
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