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How to treat high hematocrit

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Dr. Michelle Gibson James MD

If dehydration is a transient disorder, how can we be sure about the extent to which it is a factor in causing high hematocrit levels? ... View answer

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Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

. I believe due to inflammation, and my hemoglobin and hematocrit run high also, and so do ... veteran having served in the Phillapines, where he contracted malaria and of course what treated ... View answer

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Dr. Sassen S Kwasa MD

just had a blood test . HCT at 54-4% Other things normal what does this mean?? View answer

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Dr.   Esmeralda  Sera MD

Hemocrit is high and red blood cells are high as well is this a sign of lupus ... View answer

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Dr. Rakesh Madhyastha MD

and hematocrit counts. My cholesterol is over 255 and the only low count is hdl and its 35. The ratio is 7.3. My blood carbon dioxide is low at 17 My glucose gestational screen is high at 152 Most of blood... View answer

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Dr.      Hardik Sanghvi MD

I am currently in my second trimester. My lab results are: Normal total Iron, normal TIBC, normal transferrin saturation, normal WBC. Abnormal are: Low RBC, low Hemoglobin, low Hematocrit. Am I iron anemic ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hardik Sanghvi ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Raghuram MD

that my hematocrit is high (45.5) and my MCHC is low (31.9) I had to go to a health food store to get some answer and got some supplement since my Dr did not care. What is the relationship between... View answer

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Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal MD

Hi doctor, my HB,TLC,DLC& ESR,EDTA WHOLE BLOOD SHOWS HEMOGLOBIN 12.6(LOW) HEMATOCRIT 37.9(LOW) WHITE BLOOD CELL COUNT 10.5(HIGH) ERTHRO SEDIMENTATION RATE 18 (HIGH) ME A 22 YEAR MALE HAVING SEVERE ... View answer

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Dr. Deepak S Jois MD

Hello, my son had a standard blood panel drawn and his Hemoglobin was 17.5g/dl and his hemocrit was 50.7%, they were both flagged as high. Should I be concerned and what would cause them ... View answer

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Kathy Shattler MD

I just had a blood test.All normal but High Cholesterol and the following:Hematocrit 45.5, MCV 101.9, MCH 34.5 and RDW 16.0. Understanding the high cholesterol means statin drugs here I come ... View answer

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Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

It means that the red cells of the blood comrise of 27.7% and the rest is plasma. Ideally the hematocrit should be around 45. So it indicates anaemia which needs to be treated. Please reply with thanks.

Dr.  Michelle Gibson James MD

HI, You should also note the hemoglobin level, based on these results, it may be low. This result implies that you are anemic (low red cell mass). There are different types of anemia but looking at your results it is...