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Blood Disorders

  • Hemophilia: A Bleeding Disorder

    Hemophilia is a rare blood clotting disorder that restricts normal blood clotting, causing prolonged internal bleeding after an injury. Internal bleeding poses a severe risk (as compared to external...
    06/03/2015 by Dr.
  • Thrombocytopenia: Low Blood Platelet Count

    Thrombocytopenia is a state of low blood platelet count causing a variety of symptoms and health issues. The normal blood platelet count ranges from 150,000 to 400,000 per microliter of circulating...
    09/02/2015 by Dr.
  • Thalassemia

    Thalassemia is an inherited blood disorder, which is presented by hemoglobin deficiency and reduced red blood cells (RBCs) causing anemia. Hemoglobin is a blood component made up of alpha and beta...
    27/08/2014 by Dr.
  • An Insight into Bone Marrow Transplantation

    What is bone marrow? Bone marrow is the soft, spongy fatty tissuespresent inside the cavities of bones. It is the principal source for all the red blood cells, platelets and most of the white blood...
    25/05/2014 by Dr.
  • Facts You Must Know About Blood Transfusion

    Most of us may experience the transfusion of blood as a donor or as a reciepient at some stage in our lives. Hence it is important to be aware of the blood transfusion procedure to be better...
    10/04/2014 by Dr.
  • Erythrocytes

    Anemia

    Red blood cells carry oxygen from lungs to all the tissues in our body. Anemia is caused when there is a decrease in the amount or function of red cells in the blood. India has one of the highest...
    27/02/2013 by Dr.