Patient :My cbc results are as follows:
RED BLOOD CELLS COUNT 6.1 * millions/cumm
HEMATOCRIT (HCT) 32.9* %
MEAN CORP VOLUME (MCV) 54.2* fL
MEAN CORP HB (MCH) 18.9*pg
MEAN CORP HB CONC (MCHC) 35.0 g/dL
PLATELET COUNT 373 x10^3/uL
RED CELL DISTRIBUTION WIDTH 19.9* %
RED blood cells show microcytes(+), hypochromia(+), moderate anisocytosis,
helmet cells(+) . No other abnormality seen in erythrocytes.
WHITE blood cells show abnormal lymphocytes(+). No other significant abnormality seen.
FERRITIN 42.71 ng/mL
Apart from iron deficiency anameia, What else does this result indicate ? and What foods will help me overcome these abnormalities ?
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