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Blood test done, shows RBC, MCV, MCH, Iron Bind Cap. Normal report?

High I received my lab test result back which were acceptable, normally my lab result come back stating normal. I seen a few flags on the side: RBC 5,30 MCV 76 MCH 23.6 MCHC 31.1 EOS 10% EOS (Absolute) 0.7 Iron Bind Cap 248 Can you tell me what s going on with my body and what can I do to change my results back to normal my email is YYYY@YYYY
Asked On : Sat, 11 Aug 2012
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Sep 2012
Hi, Welcome to HCM, I am Dr. Das,
Your test result show, increased RBC count, lower MCV, lower MCH level and MCHC level. Lower saturation lvel and High iron binding capacity.
So, you have microcytic hypochromic anaemia with decreased saturation and increased iron binding capacity. So, you are suffering from Iron Deficiency Anaemia.
Answered: Mon, 3 Sep 2012
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Welcome to HCM.

Your lab results shows decreased MCV & increased eosinophils. Which indicates you may be having iron deficiency anemia, but to confirmly say need complete lab work like peripheral smear, serum iron and ferritin levels.

Increase eosinophil count means there could be some allergic reactions , parasitic infestations and there are many other causes.

I advise you to consult your doctor for detailed evaluation.

Answered: Fri, 24 Aug 2012
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