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What is Blood conditions?

What is Blood conditions?

  • Blood conditions: Conditions that affect the blood.
  • Blood conditions: pregnancy induced hypertensive states, including EPH gestosis when edema and proteinuria accompany hypertension; other hypertensive disorders that develop during pregnancy or the puerperium are preeclampsia and eclampsia, either of which may be superimposed upon chronic hypertensive vascular or renal disease.
    Source - Diseases Database
  • Blood conditions: a disease or disorder of the blood.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Blood conditions: Introduction

Types of Blood conditions:

Types of Blood conditions:

Broader types of Blood conditions:

How serious is Blood conditions?

Complications of Blood conditions: see complications of Blood conditions
Deaths for Blood conditions: 8,733 deaths (NHLBI 1999)

What causes Blood conditions?

Causes of Blood conditions: see causes of Blood conditions
Risk factors for Blood conditions: see risk factors for Blood conditions

What are the symptoms of Blood conditions?

Symptoms of Blood conditions: see symptoms of Blood conditions

Complications of Blood conditions: see complications of Blood conditions

Can anyone else get Blood conditions?

More information: see contagiousness of Blood conditions

Blood conditions: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Blood conditions.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Blood conditions.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Blood conditions: Hematologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Blood conditions.
Treatments for Blood conditions: see treatments for Blood conditions
Research for Blood conditions: see research for Blood conditions

Society issues for Blood conditions

Costs of Blood conditions: $9.7 billion with $7.1b direct, $0.7b morbidity, $1.9b mortality (NHLBI 2002)
Hospitalizations for Blood conditions: 368,000 (NHLBI 1999)

Hospitalization statistics for Blood conditions: The following are statistics from various sources about hospitalizations and Blood conditions:

  • 15,240 admissions to private hospitals for procedures on blood and blood-forming organs in Australia 2001-02 (AIHW National Hospital Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • 201,355 patient days spent in public hospitals for procedures on blood and blood-forming organs in Australia 2001-02 (AIHW National Hospital Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • 25,076 admissions to public hospitals for procedures on blood and blood-forming organs in Australia 2001-02 (AIHW National Hospital Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • 31.6% of hospitalisations for procedures on blood and blood-forming organ were single day in private hospitals in Australia 2001-02 (AIHW National Hospital Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • 36.0% of hospitalisations for procedures on blood and blood-forming organs were single day in public hospitals in Australia 2001-02 (AIHW National Hospital Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
  • 78,513 patient days spent in private hospitals were for procedures on blood and blood-forming organ in Australia 2001-02 (AIHW National Hospital Morbidity Database, Australia’s Health 2004, AIHW)
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Physician office visits for Blood conditions: 3,365,000 (NHLBI 1999)

Organs Affected by Blood conditions:

Organs and body systems related to Blood conditions include:

Name and Aliases of Blood conditions

Main name of condition: Blood conditions

Other names or spellings for Blood conditions:

Blood disorders, Blood diseases

Gestosis [preeclampsia], PET [preeclampsia], Pre-eclamptic toxaemia [preeclampsia], Preeclampsia [preeclampsia] Source - Diseases Database

Blood disorder, Blood disease
Source - WordNet 2.1

Blood conditions: Related Conditions

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