Hemolytic Anemia or autoimmune hemolytic anemia is a serious condition where the spleen in the body traps healthy red blood cells and then destroys them. As a result, the blood is unable to carry sufficient oxygen to different body parts. The common symptoms of the same include fatigue, confusion, dizziness, weakness in the body, etc.
HOW IS HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA DIAGNOSED?
Doctor will diagnose hemolytic anaemia based on your medical and family histories, a physical exam and test results.
HOW IS HEMOLYTIC ANEMIA TREATED?
Treatments for hemolytic anaemia include blood transfusions, medicines, plasmapheresis , surgery, blood and marrow stem cell transplants and lifestyle changes.
DID YOU KNOW?
This is a condition that can affect people of all age groups including infants too. One can merely control the problem but not treat it.