Dr. James Blachly

Medical Oncology
OH
male

About

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Medical Oncology

Hematology

Hematology and Oncology

Licenses

United States: Arkansas, Ohio

Doctor Q&A

122 Answers
18 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Blachly
Specializes in Hematology and Oncology
Yes, 8 lbs/ gallon: Yes, ascites is water (plus some salts and proteins) in the abdomen. Water weighs about 8 lbs./gallon, or 1 kg/liter. You would be surprised how many ... Read More
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3 thanks
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Blachly
Specializes in Hematology and Oncology
Stay hydrated!: Treat it with supportive care, unless you have previously been told otherwise by your physician for a known health condition. I would drink Gatorade ( ... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Blachly
Specializes in Hematology and Oncology
Normal variation?: It depends on how low and in what context. Black americans (and some other ethnic/ancestry groups) can have so-called "ethnic neutropenia" (neutropeni ... Read More
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Thank you. I have been dealing with this for 2 months and having a hard time getting surgery scheduled for several reasons. I was worried that this was taking too long and would be worse for the wait...Read More
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Thank you, I am awaiting the hematologist report. I made the mistake of looking online about what this could be and it kind of freaked me out. Thanks so much!
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Your answer was very helpful! Thanks :) That was totally what I was wondering

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences/UAMS College of Medicine, AR
Graduated 2007MD

Residency

University of Arkansas

Affiliations

The Ohio State University Medical Center
The Ohio State University College Of Medicine
The Ohio State University
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