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What is normal red blood cell count?

Hemoglobin 12-16. There is more than one way to measure red cells. The most meaningful is hemogllbin level, and should be 11.5 - 15 or so in a woman, and 13.7 - 16.7 in men. The actual range varies with each lab and instrument used to measure. An older way of measuring, hematocrit is about 3 times the hemoglobin. The actual red cell count is usually 5, 000, 000, but doesn't carry as much information as hemoglobin. Read more...

Anyone know what is a normal white and red blood cell count?

Can not be high&low. Your red blood cell can not be high and low at the same time.Normal values for males 4.7to6.1 millions/mcl and for women it is 4.2to5.7millions/mcl causes of high rbcs1 cigarette smoking, 2dehydration3polycythemia vera4congenital heart disease5low blood oxygen level6kidney tumor7pulmonary fibrosis&corpulmonale causes of low rbcs 1anemia2bone marrow failure3bleeding4leukemia&mm4iron, b12, and defecien. Read more...

How can I increase my hemoglobin levels when my red blood cell count is normal?

Thal minor? If your red count is normal and your hemoglobin level always seems to run a bit low, chances are that you have beta thalassemia minor. Ask your physician or if he/she isn't sure get a consult. Don't take iron unless it's proved you are deficient. Read more...