Anemia

Definition- Male<13, Female<12 Reticulocyte production index= (Ret.count) x (Hct/45) x (1/maturation correction), <2% indicate bone marrow problem MCV= (Hct x 10)/RBC count RI<2% → 1.WBC/PLT decreased→ infection, drug, renal disease, splenomegaly, leukemia, aplastic anemia 2.WBC/PLT normal→ infection, drug, renal disease, Diamond-Blackfan anemia, hypoplastic anemia 1.Microcytic(MCV<80)– IDA,thalassemia, chronic inflammation, sideroblastic, lead intoxication, copper/zinc deficiency 2.Normocytic(MCV 80~100)- […]