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Elevated RDW

Discussion in 'Autonomic, Cardiovascular, and Respiratory' started by xks201, Apr 3, 2013.

  1. xks201

    xks201 Senior Member

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    This is a constant lab finding of mine. Any ideas?
     
  2. Crux

    Crux Senior Member

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    Hi;
    This link seems pretty good. http://smrtx.com/1_2_8_rdw.htm
    The RDW needs to be compared to the MCV, mean corpuscular volume, to determine the type of anemia, whether it's iron, B12,folate, or a combination.
     
  3. xks201

    xks201 Senior Member

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    Thank you for that link! :)
     

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