Jul 20, 2003
can you tell me what the following mean or stand for on my labs 1. hemoglobin 2. hemacrit 3.MCV 4.MCH 5.MCHC
Thanks -s- steve gambino 6.RDW
From 3-6 are most important to me. i just what to know what the initials stand for and if you have space and time, what they tell one. Thanks so much.
Response from Dr. Holodniy
This are all measurements of red blood cell size and hemoglobin content. MCV-mean corpuscular volume MCH-mean corpuscular hemoglobin MCHC-mean corpuscular hemoglobin concentration RDW- red cell distribution width.
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