Types and causes of Anemia

Types of Anemia MLTGEEKS

Anemia is a state of reduced red blood cell mass leading to reduced body oxygen carrying capacity.Red cell indexes are useful in the classification of anemia.Anemias are etiologically and morphologically classified.In this article,we will discuss about red cell indices as well as anemia classification.Anemia is…

Blood cells types and Functions (Red Blood Cells and White Blood Cells)

Blood cells and types

Red blood cells They are biconcave in shape,with a diameter of about 8µm and a thickness of about 2µm. The total average volume is about 83µm. Concentration of RBC is higher in males than in females. It depends on age,sex and altitude. RBC value in…

Red Blood Cell Indices (MCV,MCH and MCHC) Clinical Significance

Red blood cells indices MLTGEEKS

If you have been using the automated hematology analyzer,I’m pretty sure you might have come across these MCV,MCH and MCHC.These parameters are very useful in automated and manual hematology.They are called Red Blood Cells indices and are useful blood tests that provide hematological information about…