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Hematology

Hematology

The Hematology is the branch of medical science that deals with the study of the elements of the blood forms and their precursors, as well as structural and biochemical disorders of these elements that can lead to disease.

The hematology is the science that comprises the study of the etiology, diagnosis, treatment, prognosis and prevention of diseases of the blood and organs hemolinfoproductores.

The package includes the study hematology cell profile status or blood, which are:  

  • Erythrocyte count (and PCV)
  • Leukocytes
  • Determination of hemoglobin
  • Erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR)
  • Formula leukocyte count (WBC differential)

The most common hematological diseases are:   

  • Anemia 
  • Primary thrombocythemia
  • Leukopenia
  • Polycythemia
  • Thrombocytopenia
  • Hemophilia ....

What do we offer at our center?

County with a group of hematologists especiltzats in control and monitoring of hematological diseases and experienced in controlling the IRN (International Normalized Ratio) via capillary, which expresses the time it takes blood to clot in relation to our a person not taking anticoagulants (Sintromâ the treatment is medication (Acenocumarol), the objective is descoagulació patients at risk of thromboembolism) .. on the basis of this result a hematologist doctor develops a pattern adjusted to each Sintromâ patient.

FAQ

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Foods rich in vitamin K: Brussels sprouts, cabbage, broccoli, cabbage, chestnuts, sweet potatoes, green leafy vegetables, chocolate, nougat and marzipan.
Alcohol in general

You may not notice symptoms of anemia, because it develops slowly and the symptoms may be mild. In fact, you may not notice until the anemia worse. As the anemia gets worse, you can:
Feel weak and get tired more easily.
You feel dizzy.
Being in a bad mood.
Having headaches.
Pale.
It makes it difficult to breathe.
Have difficulty concentrating.


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