Hemodilution

What is Hemodilution?

Increase in the volume of plasma in relation to red blood cells; reduced concentration of red blood cells in the circulation.

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I'm 20 weeks pregnant and yesterday my digoxin and keppra levels were checked and we're low. I've taken my medicines like normal. Can pregnancy...

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Yes

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Hi,

I understand your concerns.

Yes. You are right. Pregnancy lowers the concentration of these medicines due to...

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Hi I'm 23 weeks pregnant and woke up early this morning with what felt like my heart had really slowed down to the point were I couldn't keep awake...

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Hi,
Thanks for using the HCM. I am happy to address your questions, changes occur in circulating blood volume, peripheral vascular compliance and...

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ok , i am a STN and i have a case she is 26 years old and her GPA = G3P1A1 and she is now a pregnant , her gestational age is 42 week with now...

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Hi,
Thanks for the query.

As you know physiological hemodilution occurs in pregnancy.
So in third trimester, hemoglobin of above 11 gm/dl can be...

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