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Forum Name: Hematology Topics

Question: Unknown lab results.


 Marilyn21 - Wed Feb 08, 2006 10:31 pm

I am having trouble getting an answer regarding what tests were done, I have my results and some are flagged high but i have no idea what these are I just have the intials.
these are the tests I would like names for if possible.

LY
MO ( one that was high )
MO# ( also flagged high )
GR
GR#
MVC
MHC ( also a high one)
MCHC
MVP

Also, If anyone could tell me what a histogram is. I have this on my results page on a chart, WBC histogram, RBC histgram, PLT histogram.
and writen there is SED rate = 42

Any help is greatly appreciated ! Thanks
 Theresa Jones, RN - Thu Feb 09, 2006 10:14 am

User avatar Hi Marilyn21,
A histogram is essentially a graph for data collection.
Here is an informational link that explains some information regarding hematology studies. Keep in mind that lab values vary somewhat from one lab to another.
Click here!
I hope this is somewhat helpful.
Sincerely,
Theresa Jones, RN
 Marilyn21 - Thu Feb 09, 2006 1:42 pm

Thank You Thank You !!! YOu have been an angel to me, now I see that MCH does in fact correlate with my thyroid issue !!! YOu are greatly appreciated !!! Thank You for the site !
Marylin

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