CBC Extraction - disease, renal cell carcinoma and other

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CBC Extraction Friday, August 27, 2010 11:31 AM RBC- values, diseases that may effect, what does it mean? RED BLOOD CELL COUNT Normal range: Male: 4.3-5.9 × 10 6 /mm 3 (4.3-5.9 × 10 12 /L) [CF: 1; SMI: 0.1 × 10 12 /L] Female: 3.5-5.0 × 10 6 /mm 3 (3.5-5.0 × 10 12 /L) [CF: 1; SMI: 0.1 × 10 12 /L] Elevated in: hemoconcentration/dehydration, stress, polycythemia vera, smokers, high altitude, cardiovascular
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Unformatted text preview: disease, renal cell carcinoma and other erythropoietin-producing neoplasms Decreased in: anemias, hemolysis, chronic renal failure, hemorrhage, failure of marrow production Pasted from < http://www.mdconsult.com/das/book/body/216613019-26/1045282049/1417/1336.html#4-u1.0-B978-0-323-04836-1. .50018-6--cesec101_1843 >...
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This note was uploaded on 02/18/2012 for the course PAS 600 - 601 taught by Professor Garrubba during the Fall '10 term at Chatham University.

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