What is RDW?

Red Cell Distribution Width test is performed on a sample of blood to measure the level of Red Cell Distribution Width in the blood.It is performed to confirm Anemia and also during the treatment and after the treatment of Anemia.
Also known as

RDW Blood, RDW Test, Red Cell Distribution Width


Preparation for RDW

No special preparation is needed for RDW. Inform your doctor if you are on any medications or have any underlying medical conditions or allergies before undergoing RDW. Your doctor depending on your condition will give specific instructions.

Normal values for RDW

The normal result for RDW for Red Cell Distribution Width is 11.5-14.5% for Unisex gender and for All age groups.

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