Web Results
Find Health Information on Healthline
Find Info About:
Healthline is the leading provider of health information.

Red blood cell count - NHS Choices


A low RBC count could also indicate a vitamin B6, B12 or folate deficiency. It may also signify internal bleeding, kidney disease or malnutrition (where a person's ...

Low Red Blood Cell Count (Anemia) - CureSearch


Apr 7, 2015 ... Information about how to recognize, test for, and treat, low red blood cell count, also known as anemia.

What does a low hematocrit mean? - eMedicineHealth


Nov 13, 2014 ... A low hematocrit means the percentage of red blood cells is below the lower limits of normal (see above) for that person's age, sex, or specific ...

Low Blood Counts - Managing Side Effects - Chemocare


Includes: Low red blood cell count, Low white blood cell count, Low platelet .... If bleeding does not stop call your doctor or health care provider. ... (Well-cooked means no pink in the middle or with the internal temperature higher than 165F.) ...

Low Blood Counts | Aplastic Anemia & MDS International Foundation


Mar 11, 2011 ... When you have a low blood count, this means your bone marrow is not ... If the CBC shows a low number of red blood cells, white blood cells, ...

Anemia: Click for Symptoms, Types & Treatments - MedicineNet


Anemia is a medical condition in which the red blood cell count or hemoglobin is ... Anemia is caused by either a decrease in production of red blood cells or hemoglobin, ... Low Blood Pressure · Muscle Spasms · Vaginal Bleeding · Complete List » .... MedicineNet does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatm...

What does a Low Red Blood Cell Count Indicate? (with pictures)


A low red blood cell count can indicate several different health conditions, including anemia, blood loss, or malnutrition. Other...

Low Red Blood Cell Count | MD-Health.com


Low red blood cell count can be acute or occur over a period of time. ... Low hemoglobin level means the person is anemic and can result in symptoms of fatigue ...

Abnormal Blood Counts | Froedtert Hospital | Milwaukee, Wis.


In rare cases, an abnormal blood count can indicate an immune disorder or a cancer. ... Anemia develops when the body does not produce enough red blood cells ... Patients with very low red blood cell counts may require blood transfusion .

Helpful Resources

Red Blood Cell Count - Lab Tests Online


Jun 25, 2015 ... This can cause decreased blood flow and related problems. While an RBC ... Some causes of a low RBC count (anemia) include: Trauma; Red ...

Red Blood Cell Count (RBC): Purpose, Procedure & Preparation


Aug 7, 2012 ... A red blood cell count is a blood test that your doctor uses to find out how many red blood ... a condition that affects your RBCs, or if there is any sign that you have low blood oxygen. ... What Does an Abnormal Result Mean?

Complete Blood Count (CBC) - WebMD


Sep 9, 2014 ... If the RBC count is low (anemia), the body may not be getting the ... of 38 means that 38% of the blood's volume is made of red blood cells.

RBC count: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia


An RBC count is a blood test that measures how many red blood cells (RBCs) ... of anemia (low number of RBCs) and other conditions affecting red blood cells.

Low hemoglobin count - Mayo Clinic


Hemoglobin (Hb or Hgb) is a protein in red blood cells that carries oxygen ... If it gets more severe and causes symptoms, your low hemoglobin count may indicate you have ... Mayo Clinic does not endorse non-Mayo products and services.