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Blood report shows Moderate anisopoikilocytosis. What does this suggest?

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My Blood report Remark is -"RBSs:Moderate anisopoikilocytosis.Predominently normocytic normocromic cells with microcytes and ovalocytes,Platelet:mildly reduced.Haemoglobin is 12.4 g/dl(range 13.3 -17.7g/dl).Iron 113.7 ug/dl
TIBC-346.5ug/dl Transferrine Saturation 32.81 %
Posted Sun, 16 Jun 2013 in Hypertension and Heart Disease
Answered by Dr. Anantharamakrishnan 2 hours later
Hi friend,
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Lipid profile is normal – it is excellent to have low LDL cholesterol!

You have mild anaemia / MCV is increased – likely from vitamin B-12 or folic acid deficiency > have their levels estimated. It is not an emergency / nor serious / easily treatable..
Consult a haematologist / He will suggest based on his assessment of the situation.

Take care
Wishing speedy recovery
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Follow-up: Blood report shows Moderate anisopoikilocytosis. What does this suggest? 7 hours later
can u sggest medicine to recover the deficiency .My VITAMINE B-12 ESTIMATION REPORT IS 315 pg/ml (normal range 211-911 pg/ml)
Answered by Dr. Anantharamakrishnan 1 hour later

There are several over-the-counter preparations...many of them contain far higher than daily needs...
Take both B-12 AND Folic acid / If possible, initially a course of B-12 injections and oral folic acid tablets; later both in combined tablet form.
Your GP can give prescription / injection as well...

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