Tagged: anemia

What Does Anemic Mean? Anemic Definition

Anemic definition and what does anemic means? How can you tell if you are anemic? I am feel dizzy, went to doctor office and said I might be anemic. So I did a hemoglobin blood test, Hb test results tell I have anemia. What does being anemic mean? Can I have anemia even when I eat meat around 2 to 3 times a week? The anemic person is the one who suffering from anemia, anemic condition describes the face, you describe a man is anemic face when you see his face is colorless, bloodless, pale, pallid, wan, ashen, gray, sallow,...

High Ferritin Normal Iron and Anemia in my blood test results.

I have anemia but high ferritin normal iron in my blood tests, I am a male,my age is 56 years, suffering from frequent stomach pain, heart palpitations or chest pains, general weakness and fatigue with unexplained reason, and joint pain. My blood screen at hospital shows: Haemoglobin level: 12.0 g/dl (men Hb ranges: serum iron: 81 (65 – 175 ug/dl). Serum ferritin: 1100 ng/ml (20 – 300 ). What do my blood test results mean? Please explain, what can cause anemia with normal iron and high ferritin levels in my blood? Anemia is considered when Hemoglobin ( Hb ) content less than 13.5 gm %...

What is RDW in CBC Blood Test?

When reading the CBC blood test you find a value in front of RDW line, what does it mean? Here we understand the clinical meaning and use of the medical term “RDW”. RDW is an estimated value reported in a blood test called “CBC test” CBC test means complete blood count or Full blood cells count. RDW is a medical term for Red Cell Distribution Width. Red Cell Distribution Width estimation based on the automated counters calculation of the Red cells distribution width, not a difficult as it sound, so lets start the blood story from the beginning. You go...

Normal Hemoglobin Levels For Pregnancy, Children, Male, and Female

Normal hemoglobin levels chart according to different ages and sex, physiological increase in normal hemoglobin limits is due to pregnancy and newborn. Normal Hemoglobin levels for male: Hemoglobin level is normal from 13.5-17.5 g/dl for adult men, males 12-18 years old have normal hemoglobin results between 12.1-16.6 g/dl. Hemoglobin normal counts increase as the man grows. Normal Hemoglobin levels for female: For adult over 18 years old non-pregnant woman, hemoglobin is from 12.0 – 16.0 g/dl, teenager female under 18 years old have normal hemoglobin level between 12.1-15.3 g/dl. Normal hemoglobin levels during pregnancy ranges from 10 – 14 g/dl,...