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Nursing role in thalassemia

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Dr. Shailja Puri MD

if i have thallisemia, RH negative and hepatitis ..then they give any medicine..becoz nurse say..doctor want to talk to you and your husband and also give you some medicine ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shailja Puri ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

this is a referral for my 2 yr old son to see a haematologist. we are waiting. my husband and I were both screened before having baby through ivf ( we were told all.fine to go ahead with ivg for baby) and recently. my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)
Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

. that is digestive issues. in 2001, a doctor in mayo told my mother that she is thalassemia . left us confused. neither of her parents has it. is there a blood test that shows that she has thalassemia? what... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hardik Sanghvi ( Hematologist)
Dr.  Remy Koshy MD

What is the treatment for this ? View answer

Answered by : Dr. Remy Koshy ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Monish De MD

how can I tell from blood test if I have thalassemia? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Monish De ( Oncologist)

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Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

hello Dr. Robert. recently my hematologist told me i have thalassemia trait. my hgb is always ..., can excessive tiredness/fatigue play a role in lowering my hgb? thanks in advance ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hardik Sanghvi ( Hematologist)
Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal MD

I am a 15 year old male with thalassemia. I receive blood transfusions every two weeks. I am ..., or if I have a travelling nurse, is there a way to stockpile the blood that was donated for me? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr.  Amritha Pai MD

HIM WITH THALASSEMIA AND ASKED US TO TAKE HIM FOR X RAYS. TODAY WE TOOK HIM FOR XRAYS AND THERE WERE TWO OF THESE LUMPS IN HIS STOMACH . HOWEVER THE NURSE SAID THAT IT WAS HIGHLY UNLIKELY FOR HIM TO HAVE ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Amritha Pai ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

what is thalassemia ? ... View answer

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Dr. Tina Jacob Das MD

Hi, my daughter, 4 yo has minor thalassemia and I am looking for a qualified ayurvedic specialist ... advise a pediatric thalassemia specialist I can meet either in Delhi or in Cochin. Thanks a lot! Tatiana ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Tina Jacob Das ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Jyothi B L MD

Hi, It is probably based on CDC criteria, indicating you have some infection along with thalassemia. If there is A or nothing around it, it means asymptomatic infection. Any further queries, happy to help again.

Dr.   Abhay A Mali MD

It may cause minor degree of anemia or precipitate anemia due to other causes in pregnancy. Hope this helps you, if so hit thanks.

Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

No need to worry as you are not having thalassemia. But you can go for Hb electrophoresis for your wife for thalassemia screening. Please hit thanks.