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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Blood test: It appears that he has iron deficient anemia. Reduce milk intake and increase green vegetables and iron fortified cereals.
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roy Arnold
46 years experience Internal Medicine
A problem: with falling hematocrit can indicate either bleeding or destruction of red cells in the body. Since your platelets are also low, this finding suggests ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Anemia: Need to find: Out cause. Hemoglobin level below 10 gm% is the definition of anemia but that does not tell why a person has anemia. It would be important to find the ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ramon Garcia-septien
44 years experience Family Medicine
Yes: It is s risk due a big chance of fatigue and sncope .More tachicardia with fainting spell.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kelty Baker
27 years experience Hematology
Anemia: A low hemoglobin (HGB) and hematocrit (hct) mean that one has anemia, or low numbers of red blood cells. A high RDW (or red cell distribution width) i ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Yes.: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Feras Abdul khalek
13 years experience Hematology and Oncology
See below : Low hematocrit after surgery is sometimes expected ( above 30) given that you might have lost some blood during surgery. It should get better with tim ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sameer Gupta
17 years experience Medical Oncology
Iron deficiency : Common cause of anemia and can lead to increased platelets.
A male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Anemia? cause ?Chemo: Anemia can be caused by blood loss or impaired production of red cells. Wegner's often requires treatment with a chemotherapy drug which can also be t ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zachary Veres
17 years experience Family Medicine
Anemia: Anemia of some sort? Get a further work up

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