Patient reviews for Doctors for Anemia in Anand Nagar, Hubli-Dharwad
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It is the decrease in the amount of red blood cells or haemoglobin. It is also the lowered ability of the blood to carry oxygen. The symptoms are feeling tired, weakness, shortness of breath or a poor ability to exercise. There are three main causes of anaemia: due to blood loss, due to decreased red blood cell production and due to increased red blood cell breakdown. Causes also include trauma and gastrointestinal bleeding.
HOW IS ANEMIA DIAGNOSED?
To diagnose anaemia, the general physician may evaluate complete medical and family history and do a thorough physical examination. The following tests in Internal medicine can help confirm the diagnosis: • Complete blood count • Determine shape and size of RBCs • Tests to determine underlying causes • Rare test of the bone marrow
HOW IS ANEMIA TREATED?
Anaemia can be treated in one of the following ways:• Blood Transfusion• Intake of oral or injectable iron• Use of Hyperbaric Oxygen or HBO