Doctor insights on:
My Hemoglobin Level Is A 9 Do I Need Blood Before Hyst
Not necessarily: While your hemoglobin is lower than desirable, blood transfusion is not warranted. Hysterectomy is usually an elective procedure and, unless you are bleeding abnormally, you could raise your hemoglobin by taking iron and vitamins. Please discuss the options with your doctor. ...Read more
I need to donate blood on Friday but my hemoglobin level was 11.5 on Monday. What can I do to increase my HG levels in 3 days, so I can donate?
Blood rqd for test: Although some doctors feel they can estimate your hemaglobin level with clues from a physical; eyelid, palm lines, gum pallor, etc. The only way to get an accurate hemaglobin level is to get a sample. Whether this is from a draw ( which gives the best sample) or a finger stick(like a glucose test) you need blood to tell whats in it. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A couple weeks ago my hemoglobin level was a 4.9. Is that really bad? I had to get 4 blood transfusions for it.
What if you have 13.5 creatinine levels and 8.5 hemoglobin level what is needed only blood tranfusion or dialysis?thank you i hope for response!
Im a 23 yr old female my hemoglobin level was a 3 they gave me 5 bags of blood in october and now im haven the same symptoms why ?
I am a 24 y/o female, 109lbs. I had a blood test done and my hemoglobin level was 116 (low) what does this mean? How can this be fixed? Will i be okay?
Anemic: This means that you are mildly anemic. The most common cause of anemia in young women is iron deficiency due to menstrual blood loss and/or recent pregnancy/delivery of a child. If iron deficiency is found to be the cause of anemia, iron supplementation should correct the problem. ...Read more
Is checking hemoglobin level without a blood test or any machine possible? If yes, how? I would like to have an answer today or at least by tomorrow.
Not reliably: If someone is claiming to do this without any apparatus, or by a psychic pendulum or "applied kinesioogy" or something that looks hokey, be skeptical and consider making a report to the local prosecutor. ...Read more
Possibly : If your hemoglobin is too high, ie greater than 17 grams/dl, the blood bank may be concerned that the person may have a chronic myeloprolferative disease. This is rare however and can be easily ruled out. Other causes include copd, high altitudes, low oxygenation, testosterone therapy, etc. In those cases, giving blood is therapeutic. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- Do i need a statin my ldl is 140 but my hdl is 110?
- Do i need to fast before a thyroid blood test?
- Do i need a biopsy if my lymph node is big and sore?
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- Could you please tell me if a ca125 blood test is high do i need tahbso
- Do i need to fast before a blood test?
- Do i need to fast before a cholesterol blood test?
- How long do i need to fast for before a fasting blood test?
- Talk to a hematologist online for free