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Posthemorrhagic anemia

Posthemorrhagic anemia: Introduction

Posthemorrhagic anemia: Posthemorrhagic anemia refers to a reduced number of red blood cells in the body due to bleeding. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Posthemorrhagic anemia is available below.

Symptoms of Posthemorrhagic anemia

Treatments for Posthemorrhagic anemia

  • Blood transfusion in more severe cases; IV saline, albumin, dextran or plasma in milder cases
  • Identification and control of bleeding source
  • Blood transfusion - used when severe anemia is due to acute blood loss and the patient is unstable, or when there is end organ dysfunction due to anemia eg cardiac ischaemia or cardiac failure
  • Iron supplementation - used in a stable patient to return haemoglobin levels and iron stores to normal once bleeding source has been appropriately treated
  • Dietary advice - to ensure adequate intake of iron in the diet
  • more treatments...»

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