Mean corpuscular hemoglobin
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The mean corpuscular hemoglobin, or "mean cell hemoglobin" (MCH), is the average mass of hemoglobin per red blood cell in a sample of blood. It is reported as part of a standard complete blood count. MCH value is diminished in hypochromic anemias.
It is calculated by dividing the total mass of hemoglobin by the number of red blood cells in a volume of blood.
|Hb||100 grams/liter||10 grams/deciliter||(deci- is 10-1)|
|RBC||5E+12 cells/liter||5E+6 cells/μL||(micro is 10-6)|
|MCV = Hct / RBC||8E-14 liters/cell||80 femtoliters/cell||(femto- is 10-15)|
|MCH = Hb / RBC||2E-11 grams/cell||20 picograms/cell||(pico- is 10-12)|
|MCHC = MCH / MCV||250 grams/liter||25 grams/deciliter||(deci is 10-1)|
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