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Why would I be referred to a hematologist?

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Dr. Angelica Balingit
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Abnormal blood count

Abnormal test results, usuallt abnormal blood count may prompt a referral to a hemtologist.
This may be a low or high red blood cell, white blood cell or platelet count.

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In brief: Abnormal blood count

Abnormal test results, usuallt abnormal blood count may prompt a referral to a hemtologist.
This may be a low or high red blood cell, white blood cell or platelet count. Chat with a doctor now ›
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Dr. Angelica Balingit
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Dr. Eric Chevlen
Internal Medicine - Oncology

In brief: Blood diseases

Hematologists specialize in diagnosing and treating blood diseases.
Typically, a patient would be referred to a hematologist because of anemia, bruising, bleeding, or abnormal blood tests such as too many or too few white cells, red cells, or platelets. Your doctor should tell you why he referred you if you ask him.

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In brief: Blood diseases

Hematologists specialize in diagnosing and treating blood diseases.
Typically, a patient would be referred to a hematologist because of anemia, bruising, bleeding, or abnormal blood tests such as too many or too few white cells, red cells, or platelets. Your doctor should tell you why he referred you if you ask him. Consult a doctor now ›
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Dr. Eric Chevlen
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