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What does RDW stand for?

RDW stands for Red Cell Distribution

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G]); IRF, immature reticulocyte fraction; LHD, low hemoglobin density; MAF, microcytic anemia factor; MCH, mean corpuscular hemoglobin; MCHC, mean corpuscular hemoglobin concentration; MCV, mean corpuscular volume; MPV, mean platelet volume; MRV, mean reticulocyte volume; MSCV, mean sphered cell volume; NA, not available; PDW, platelet distribution width; RBC, red blood cell; RDW, red cell distribution width; RDWR, reticulocyte distribution width; RSF, red cell size factor.
The criteria used were Hb [greater than or equal to]140 g/L for men and [greater than or equal to]123 g/L for women (22); normocytic, normochromic red cells; a red cell distribution width (RDW) [less than or equal to]15%; a corrected reticulocyte index (CRI) [less than or equal to]2.