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Full blood count - Full blood count Red cells Males 4.4 5.8...

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Full blood count Red cells Males 4.4 – 5.8 Females 4.1 – 5.2 10 12 / l Haemoglobin Males 13.0 – 17.0 Females 12.0 – 15.5 g / dl White cells 4.0 – 11.0 10 9 / l Neutrophils 1.5 – 7.5 10 9 / l Lymphocytes 1.2 – 3.5 10 9 / l Monocytes 0.2 – 0.8 10 9 / l Eosinophils 0.02 – 0.6 10 9 / l Basophils 0.01 – 0.15 10 9 / l Platelets 160 – 450 10 9 / l Mean cell volume 80 – 100 fl Packed cell volume Males 0.4 – 0.51 Females 0.36 – 0.46 % Serum ferritin Males 40 – 340 Females 14 – 150 Micrograms / l Serum vitamin B12 160 – 925 ng / l Serum folate 3.0 – 15.0 Micrograms / l Serum iron 10 – 30 Micrograms / l Transferrin 2.0 – 4.0 g / l Hb – tetramer of two pairs of globin chains, and four haem groups Adult Hb – alpha 2, beta 2, HbA Adult Hb2 – alpha 2, delta 2, HbA2 Foetal Hb – alpha 2, gamma 2, HbF Low MCV (MCV < 80 fl): Iron deficiency Thalassaemia syndromes Chronic disease Sideroblastic anaemia Normal MCV (MCV 80 –100 fl): Acute blood loss Over hydration Chronic disease
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Sideroblastic anaemia Marrow failure High MCV (MCV > 100 fl): Megaloblastic
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