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  1. Diagnosis

    ... Blood Tests for PNH When you have ... of hemolytic anemia. Specific tests include: A complete blood count (CBC) to look for signs of low hemoglobin . ...

    Topic section last updated 03/10/2016 - 11:04pm.

  2. MDS: Diagnosis

    ... To understand what is causing your symptoms and low blood counts, your doctor will take a detailed medical history. Your doctor may ... understand the lab report. One important test is a complete blood count or CBC for short. The CBC measures the number of each ...

    Page last updated 01/20/2015 - 4:42pm.

  3. Judi Wilkinson

    ... understood that he couldn’t treat me.” Judi’s CBC [complete blood count] was virtually zero – her white blood cells and platelets were ...

    "Like You" Patient Story last updated 06/01/2017 - 10:33am.

  4. What are low blood counts?

    When you have a low blood count, this means your bone marrow is not making enough of ... counts. Doctors use an important blood test called a complete blood count, or CBC for short, to measure the number of each blood ...

    FAQ last updated 04/28/2016 - 4:47pm.

  5. PNH: Diagnosis

    ... years before they get a correct diagnosis. 3 Types of Blood Cells With PNH, your doctor can usually divide your blood cells ... to get other lab tests as well. These include: CBC (complete blood count) Ferritin test to check your iron levels  ...

    Page last updated 01/20/2015 - 4:48pm.

  6. Share These Stories of Patients Fighting MDS

    ... comprised of injections to boost his hemoglobin and red-blood cell count as well as blood transfusions that occur every three to four ... retains his own health records and keeps track of his CBC (complete blood count) results. Larry restores cars – his latest project being ...

    Page last updated 09/29/2014 - 11:49am.

  7. 2013 Scholarships Awarded to Special Group of Young People

    ... Soon afterwards, doctors noticed a drop in all three blood counts and by August, Kyle was diagnosed with aplastic anemia. One month ... field as a medical technologist and knew from the first CBC (complete blood count) result that the road ahead would not be easy but she and ...

    Page last updated 06/24/2015 - 10:22am.