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Blood: mean cell hemoglobin (MCH)


Synonym(s): MCH


  • Average amount of hemoglobin in an individual red blood cell.
  • Measured in picograms (pg).
  • MCH derived by dividing the concentration of Hb in g/dl (x 10) by the red cell count in 10*6/ul ((Hb x 10)/RBC).

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Refereed papers

  • Recent references from PubMed and VetMedResource.
  • Barrelet A (2004) Laboratory tests in equine practice Part 2: Haematological analyses. UK Vet (8), 13-23.


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