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Low MCV is seen with iron deficiency due to the small red cell size.
Hence iron studies and ferritin level also should be checked.
Iron deficiency can nutritional problem or problem with absorption.
Blood loss will cause frank anemia due to the continuous bleeding.
Heavy menstruation in women another common cause. Best wishes,It was my pleasure to help you today.If I have answered all your questions, Please rate my response Excellent (click on the 5th star).Please bookmark my profile for asking further questions!This is the link to my profile:http://www.justanswer.com/medical/expert-mysticdoc/
Please get blood tests for iron studies and ferritin --they will be low with iron deficiency.
If you have heavy periods please see a gynecologist about starting oral contraceptives to reduce blood flow.
If there is no visible blood in stool or dark black stool do not worry.
Your doctor can order fecal occult blood test to check for blood in stool as well.
Low MCH means low hemoglobin per red cell common with iron deficiency.
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RDW high low MCV together suggest iron deficiency --common in women
Also get stool occult blood test done by your doctor.
Occult blood in stool ( FOBT) test simple inexpensive test.
Sounds good --do not worry.
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This means mild iron deficiency anemia.
You probably taking iron already that is why TIBC became normal but your iron sat is low.
I do not see your ferritin level.
You can get endoscopies to rule out any GI bleeding --unlikely.
That can be anxiety related commonly.
Not a brain problem.
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