Can anyone help explain??
My doctor can't see me for a week and I am really confused (and a bit anxious).
I am a 31-year old woman, no smoking, live at sea level, healthy weight, healthy diet and exercise.. but I have elevated red blood cells! (My TSH came out as 3.2 which is about my usual reading. (The range reference "rr" is 0.27-4.2) mU/L.)
WBC (Abnormal) - 3.8 (reference range 4.0-10.0) giga/L
RBC (Abnormal) - 5.07 (reference range 3.80-4.80) tera/L
Hemoglobin - 144 -(rr 120-150) g/L
Hematocrit - 0.42 - (rr 0.35-0.43)
MCV - 84 - (rr 82-98) fl
MCH - 28.4 (rr 27.5-33.5) pg
MCHC - 340 (rr 305-365) g/L
RDW - 13.9 (rr 11.5-14.5) %
Platelet Count (Abnormal) - 145 (reference range 150-400) giga/L