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What is postpartum anemia?

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Dr. Richard Orr
Surgery - Oncology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Anemia after birth

Post-partum anemia is relatively common.
Some women will lose some blood when they deliver their baby and will need time for the body to replace it. Other causes are chronic nutritional deficits (especially iron) check with your OB about the proper way of getting your blood count back to normal.

In brief: Anemia after birth

Post-partum anemia is relatively common.
Some women will lose some blood when they deliver their baby and will need time for the body to replace it. Other causes are chronic nutritional deficits (especially iron) check with your OB about the proper way of getting your blood count back to normal.
Dr. Richard Orr
Dr. Richard Orr
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Dr. Ed Kaplan
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Low blood count

Low red blood cell count (anemia) after delivering.

In brief: Low blood count

Low red blood cell count (anemia) after delivering.
Dr. Ed Kaplan
Dr. Ed Kaplan
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