Is RDW 11.6 normal, high or low? What does Red cell distribution width level 11.6 mean?

RDW 11.6

Your RDW level of 11.6 indicates a Normal RDW level.

If your RDW is in between 11.6 % and 14 %, then you need not worry as 11.6-14 % is the normal range for RDW. But if your RDW is lesser or greater than the above values, then there may be some problem in your body.

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Normal range of RDW found among men : 11.6 - 14 %

Ideal values of RDW depending on age (male) :
Age Ideal RDW value
<5 years 11.735
5-10 years 11.871
10-15 years 12.009
15-20 years 12.148
20-25 years 12.289
25-30 years 12.432
30-35 years 12.576
35-40 years 12.722
40-45 years 12.87
45-50 years 13.019
50-55 years 13.17
55-60 years 13.323
60-70 years 13.478
70-80 years 13.634
80-90 years 13.792
90-100 years 13.952
>100 years 13.95
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Normal range of RDW found among women : 11.6-14 %

Ideal values of RDW depending on age (female) :
Age Ideal RDW value
<5 years 11.739
5-10 years 11.879
10-15 years 12.021
15-20 years 12.165
20-25 years 12.31
25-30 years 12.457
30-35 years 12.606
35-40 years 12.757
40-45 years 12.909
45-50 years 13.063
50-55 years 13.219
55-60 years 13.377
60-70 years 13.537
70-80 years 13.699
80-90 years 13.863
90-100 years 13.861
>100 years 13.859
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If you take a RDW blood test and the results are not in the normal range (11.6-14 %), your physician may recommend more tests to figure out the problem. You might also get this test if your physician thinks you have some other disease.

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How the RDW Test Is Done :

If your doctor wants RDW test on you, you may need a RDW blood test. During the RDW blood test, a pathologist will put a needle into your veins and take out a small quantity of blood. A pathologist is a physician in the medical field who thoroughly studies the causes and effects of disease. Within a few hours you will get your RDW Test report by your pathologist.

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