Category: Complete Blood Count

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,...

Normal WBC Count (WBC Count Range Chart)

Normal WBC count depends on the age and pregnancy in humans, to get the best interpretation, you must compare your WBC value to the Normal WBC count range which is on the right of your CBC blood test report. WBC is: a medical term for “white blood cells”, white cells also called “Leucocytes” Leucocytes is a general medical term for many blood cells that differ in their morphology and specific function, however all WBCs are made for body defense against microbes. Automatic analyzers in most laboratories around the world can count the total WBC count precisely, thus the one can...

What is RBC normal range in CBC blood test?

RBC normal range chart 2017 according to age and case. Measurement units: Conventional units: 10^6/ul, means million cells per microliter of blood. The liter has 1 milion microliter. SI units: 10^12/L, means trillion cells per liter of blood. Red blood cells show in different normal ranges for different ages and body situations. Normal range means: the expected numbers for a specific age and status. Did you know, what is RBC? RBC Normal Range chart by age: As the human age increase, the red blood cells normally decrease in count. RBC normal range for new birth babies: Infants have higher red...

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...