An 18 year old female has a CBC as part of a routine physical exam. The following results were obtained and the physician determines she is anemic. After reviewing her CBC results shown below, which of the following would be an appropriate description of the anemia?
|White blood cells (WBC)||5.6 x 109/L||4.0-10.0 x 109/L|
|Red blood cells (RBC)||3.2 x 1012/L||4.2-5.9 x 1012/L|
|Hemoglobin||9.9 g/dL||12-16 g/dL|
|MCV||75 fL||80-100 fL|
Please select the single best answer