Abbreviation for mean cell hemoglobin, which is the average amount of hemoglobin in the average red cell. The MCH is a calculated value derived from the measurement of hemoglobin and the red cell count. (The hemoglobin value is the amount of hemoglobin in a volume of blood while the red cell count is the number of red blood cells in a volume of blood.) The normal range for the MCH is 27 - 32 picograms. It is a standard part of the complete blood count.
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Abbreviation for mean corpuscular hemoglobin.
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Maternal and Child Health; mean corpuscular hemoglobin; medical college hospital; melanin-concentrating hormone; mucous cell hyperplasia; muscle contraction headache

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MCH abbr
1) maternal and child health
2) mean corpuscular hemoglobin (concentration)

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mean corpuscular hemoglobin.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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