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Hello Dr. Basu, my name is ***** *****. I am viewing my most recent labs which have several high & lows on with abbreviations I am not familiar with. Such as MCH @26.4?
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Customer: I have been told I have leukocytosis (18,000 >) and I am going for a consult with hematology/oncology on Monday. I had an episode of syncope/vomiting/nausea, & was sent to ER. Dr. dx me with COPD.
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Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Basu replied 8 months ago.

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This is Dr Basu, experienced Internal Medicine Specialist.
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MCH refers to mean hemoglobin concentration per red blood cell.

High MCH means more hemoglobin can be due to the increased red blodo cell count, or even COPD from chronic oxygen deprivation.

What other abnormalities you have?
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