Test Findings
 

Reticulocytosis

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Overview

  • Elevated reticulocytes are indicative of compensatory erythropoiesis due to haemolysis, recovery from anaemia or increased red blood cell requirement.
    • Causes of Reticulocytosis

    • Haemolytic anaemia
    • Haemorrhage (acute or chronic)
    • Recovery post bone marrow suppression
    • Late pregnancy
    • High altitude
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