Table 6

Hemoglobin levels and mean corpuscular volumes of 2944 white females and 2830 white males according to HFE genotype

FemaleMale
MCV (fl)HbMCV (fl)Hb
g/dl g/dl
wt/wt90.59  ± 0.1196-a 13.56  ± 0.02490.90  ± 0.11314.88  ± 0.026
wt/187G91.26  ± 0.18913.62  ± 0.03591.24  ± 0.18614.95  ± 0.041
187G/187G91.75  ± 0.57613.58  ± 0.11192.42  ± 0.63015.10  ± 0.105
845A/wt91.16  ± 0.22813.50  ± 0.05191.09  ± 0.25014.94  ± 0.068
845A/187G91.60  ± 0.68913.80  ± 0.13093.89  ± 0.57615.03  ± 0.107
845A/845A95.09  ± 1.09013.92  ± 0.23796.08  ± 1.59815.63  ± 0.240
  • MCV, mean corpuscular volume; wt, wild type.

  • 6-a  Values are given as mean ± 1 S.E.