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On my most recent blood test, my MCV was 105 and my MCH was

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On my most recent blood test, my MCV was 105 and my MCH was 34.3. Is this anything I should worry about? THANKS, Linda

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Dear XXXXX,

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It would really depend on your hemoglobin

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These are almost normal values, and would generally not indicate any serious problem.

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If however you do have a significantly low Hb, then you would need to be tested for B 12 and folate Vit deficiencies

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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
My Hemoglobin was 13.1. THANKS, Linda

In that case, I do not believe that these reports point to any substantial problem.

I would still recommend discussing with your doctor for a possible B Complex/ Folate supplement (especially if you are predominantly/ purely vegetarian).

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