hemolytic anemia

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hemolytic anemia

[¦hē·mə¦lid·ik ə′nē·mē·ə]
(medicine)
A decrease in the blood concentration of hemoglobin and the number of erythrocytes, due to the inability of the mature erythrocytes to survive in the circulating blood.
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Macrocytosis with increased MCV is seen in chronic immune mediated haemolytic anaemia.
7) TTP is characterised by thrombocytopenia, microangiopathic haemolytic anaemia (MAHA), fluctuating neurological signs, fever and renal impairment.
We use PRBC for indications like anaemia, includes nutritional, thalassemia, other haemolytic anaemias, blood loss in haemophilia, ITP, IC bleed, sepsis, DIVC, shock, bone marrow aplasia/suppression in pancytopenias, ALL and lymphomas.