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What are the different types of auto-immune blood diseases?

What are the different types of auto-immune blood diseases?

At least 63: Antiphospholipid syndrome autoimmune addison’s disease autoimmune hemolytic anemia autoimmune hepatitis autoimmune inner ear disease autoimmune lymphoproliferative  syndrome (alps) autoimmune thrombocytopenic purpura (atp) behcet’s disease bullous pemphigoid cardiomyopathy celiac sprue-dermatitis chronic fatigue syndrome immune deficiency syndrome (cfids) and many more. ...Read more

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Blood diseases, will this show up on a full work up of blood if i had it?

Blood diseases, will this show up on a full work up of blood if i had it?

Depends what ordered: The routine blood work may hint clues, but not necessarily. Always alway history and physical exam and other additional testing would help decide. ...Read more

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What kinds of blood diseases lead to confusion?

What kinds of blood diseases lead to confusion?

Many types: Sepsis which is an infection in your blood can definitely cause infection. Also lymphoma when it is very active and leukemia can cause confusion. Blood carries oxygen and glucose to the brain so it is quite important for clear thinking. ...Read more

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My boyfriend wont sleep with me until i get tested for any and all blood diseases. Is this necessary?

My boyfriend wont sleep with me until i get tested for any and all blood diseases. Is this necessary?

Not at all: Does he have phobias which might need to be addressed by psychologist or psychiatrist? Sexually transmitted diseases can be almost 100% prevented by use of a condom. Maybe time has come to consider finding a new bf. ...Read more

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What blood diseases are related to a low platelet count?

What blood diseases are related to a low platelet count?

Lots...not all bad.: Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (itp). Autoimmune diseases...Like lupus and rheumatoid arthritis. Bacteria in the blood, and severe infections viral infections. Thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (ttp). Hemolytic uremic syndrome. Medications. Heparin, quinidine, quinine, sulfa-containing antibiotics, anticonvulsants. ...Read more

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Heeeeeeeelp me is plastic head of fractional laser hand must changed between patient ;is it can transmit any blood diseases ?

Heeeeeeeelp me is plastic head of fractional laser hand must changed between patient ;is it can transmit any blood diseases ?

RELAAAAX!: No, it cannot, and yes, it should be changed, or cleaned with an antiseptic, but it is not going into you, so would not be able to transmit. In all likelihood. ...Read more

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What type of doctor treats blood vessel diseases?

What type of doctor treats blood vessel diseases?

Depends: If you mean vasculitis, then rheumatologists. If it's a blocked artery, then it could be a vascular surgeon, cardiologist, interventional radiologist, heart surgeon, etc. ...Read more