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Doctor insights on: Remedies For Mother Sensitized To Rh Blood Factor

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My mother age is 65 yrs.Her hb count is 6.1. I transfused one unit of blood before 15 days, but again hb count is 6.1. Pls suggest reason&remedy...?

My mother age is 65 yrs.Her hb count is 6.1. I transfused  one unit of blood  before 15 days, but again hb count is 6.1. Pls suggest reason&remedy...?

Depends: Anemia is caused by one of two things: either impaired production, which is a bone marrow problem, or increased loss through either bleed or hemolysis. Since her HGB is so low and without appropriate response to transfusion, her anemia should have at least an initial workup as an inpatient. ...Read more

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My mother age is 65 yrs.Her hb count is 6.1. I transfused one unit of blood before 15 days, but again hb count is 6.1. Pls suggest reason&remedy...?

My mother age is 65 yrs.Her hb count is 6.1. I transfused  one unit of blood  before 15 days, but again hb count is 6.1.
Pls suggest reason&remedy...?

Determine the cause: Hemoglobin of 6.1 is very very low. Perhaps she is bleeding from GI tract, vaginally, etc. The cause had to be determined immediately. She needs another unit or two of PRBC transfused to bring hb up. Make sure she is being evaluated. ...Read more

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Lactic Acid level in my mother's blood is 147, how serious is her condition? What are the treatment options?

Lactic Acid level in my mother's blood is 147,  how serious is her condition?  What are the treatment options?

Lactic acid : you need to provide the units for the Latic acid level. Based on the metric system that is way too high and I am presuming this was done in SI units. Pl resubmit the question. ...Read more

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Hi, My mother has high uric acid level in her blood [9.6]. Now she is having severe pain in her both toes/feets. Now what treatment is required ?

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My mother has high uric acid level in her blood [9.6]. Now she is having severe pain in her both toes/feets. Now what treatment is required ?

Needs to see dr: She may or may not have gout. The disease is usually monoarticular implying one joint not two feet but its always possible...she should get a proper exam and treatment plan. ...Read more

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My mother is suffering from dizzy and headache permanently and i'm from egypt so i want a natural treatment or a solution but she has blood sugar?

My mother is suffering from dizzy and headache permanently and i'm from egypt so i want a natural treatment or a solution but she has blood sugar?

SUGGESTIONS: Would treat this as if it were migraine, but realize that we cannot reassure you that something else is occurring. Might try OTC riboflavin, butterbur, feverfew, Co-Q10, or magnesium. Best if these are taken twice daily. Hope it works. ...Read more

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Is there a treatment for a blood clot in your liver if you carry the factor five blood disorder ?

Is there a treatment for a blood clot in your liver if you carry the factor five blood disorder ?

Yes: Factor 5 leaves you at increased risk for clots. A clot in the liver would normally be treated with a temporary course of blood thinners. If you are prone to clots, like having factor 5 leiden, you may need life long blood thinners. ...Read more

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Hi docs, is it true that rhogam shots are just for mothers with rh- blood?

Hi docs, is it true that rhogam shots are just for mothers with rh- blood?

Yes: That is my understanding.It helps prevent moms from developing anti rh + antibodies that might injure the fetus. ...Read more

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What happens if the mother has rh+ blood and her newborn has rh- blood, is she exempt from the rhogam shot?

What happens if the mother has rh+ blood and her newborn has rh- blood, is she exempt from the rhogam shot?

Yes: Rh+ mothers will never be given a Rhogam shot on purpose. It is specific treatment for Rh negative mothers who might at some point carry a Rh+ baby. ...Read more

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When do you know if miscarriage's cause is mothers Rh negative and fetus positive blood?

When do you know if miscarriage's cause is mothers Rh negative and fetus positive blood?

Many ways: If this is first pregnancy for Mom, less likely to cause miscarriage from Rh issue. If second or more pregnancies, increases possibility of hydrops fetalis from Rh negative Mom and Rh positive baby. Best way to follow is with serial ultrasounds to judge level of anemia and need for fetal transfusion or early delivey. Good luck. ...Read more

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My mother is a+rh positive and so is my dad, my blood type is a-rh negative. How is this possible?

My mother is a+rh positive and so is my dad, my blood type is a-rh negative. How is this possible?

Recessive genes: If each of your parents has one rh + and one rh- gene, they will both produce the rh antigen. But each of their offspring has a one out of four chance of inheriting the negative gene from both parents, which makes them (you) rh neg. ...Read more