Have you ever wondered what the terms in a blood test result might mean? Things such as HSL/LDL ratios, MCV, MCH, MCHC, and MPV, just to name a few, can be quite confusing. All of these components in a blood test can provide important information about many types of conditions. Your doctor may order a blood test to help diagnose the cause of a condition associated with such symptoms as fatigue, bleeding, or inflammation.
In this course, you will gain a basic understanding of what the components of a blood test may mean so that you can be clearer when your doctor discusses the blood tests results with you. You will be able to make an informed decision about health screens and take an interest in your own health.