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Dr. RAJESH Sehgal

Hematology and Oncology
Monroeville, PA
22 years experience

Locations

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Monroeville, PA

Address

400 Oxford Drive,Suite 102, Monroeville, PA
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Specialties
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Hematology and Oncology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. RAJESH Sehgal
22 years experience
Yes: Any inflammatory condition can cause reactive increase in platelet count but to only a certain extent. How high r ur platelets?
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. RAJESH Sehgal
22 years experience
Normal: Heavy bleeding after taking Plan B pills is normal.Should resolve in about a wk.If persists, should see a doctor.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. RAJESH Sehgal
22 years experience
Unlikely: Unlikely it's showing this late.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. RAJESH Sehgal
22 years experience
Low Hb: It is a disorder of having low hemoglobin.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. RAJESH Sehgal
22 years experience
Variable: It could be so many things ranging from endometriosis to as serious as a malignancy. Need more details and more work up.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. RAJESH Sehgal
22 years experience
Variable: There are many.Low iron, b12, Folic Acid etc.Depends on your cbc.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. RAJESH Sehgal
22 years experience
Simple yet complex: Anemia is as simple as having low hemoglobin and as complex as a full big speciality.It depends what your CBC loos like.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. RAJESH Sehgal
22 years experience
Yes: Make sure u are not having a blood clot.Get an ultra sound.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. RAJESH Sehgal
22 years experience
1 wk: Should this persist more than 1 wk, get it checked.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. RAJESH Sehgal
22 years experience
CBC: They are part of complete blood count.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. RAJESH Sehgal
22 years experience
Replete iron: They fill your iron store and help make hb.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. RAJESH Sehgal
22 years experience
Due to blood loss: Any time you will loose blood, your anemia will get worse.
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. RAJESH Sehgal
22 years experience
Yes: B12 deficiency can cause neuropathy but more in hands and frets which we call glove and stocking neuropathy. How low is b12?
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. RAJESH Sehgal
22 years experience
Hematuria: It could mean many things ranging from breaking your rbc's to loosing rbc's in urine.You need to get it worked up.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. RAJESH Sehgal
22 years experience
No: Chemo is of so many different types.We use inf for hbv which is also used for melanoma.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. RAJESH Sehgal
22 years experience
Outpatient: It is a small outpatient procedure, with actual procedure not taking more that 30 minutes.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. RAJESH Sehgal
22 years experience
Low Hb: Low hemoglobin is called anemia.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. RAJESH Sehgal
22 years experience
CBC: Get a cbc.Treatment depends on the results.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. RAJESH Sehgal
22 years experience
It's a huge topic: It's a huge topic, but in a nutshell, it's where PLT count is normal but they r not functioning fine.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. RAJESH Sehgal
22 years experience
No: Not necesarily.Just be careful not to do heavy exercise right after donation.Listen to your body.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. RAJESH Sehgal
22 years experience
Depends: I am an oncologist. Getting pregnant after breast cancer has to depend on so many things like what surgey u had, will u get chemo etc. Pls provide tho... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Sehgal is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Sehgal is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This saved my life. Thank You! I was really worrying myself to pieces, thanks for settling my mind!
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