Cyclists and other athletes use EPO to raise their red blood cell counts
, which increases the amount of oxygen that can be delivered to muscles, improving recovery and endurance.
The decreases in red blood cell count
, white blood cell count and platelet count, along with the megaloblasic cells, also fit the pattern of a vitamin B12 deficiency, as did the strawberry red tongue.
Anemia is a blood disorder and is defined as a reduction in the oxygen capacity of the blood resulting in a lowered red blood cell count
or reduced Hematocrit (Hct) and/or Hemoglobin (Hgb).
We have had some players come to us at Arsenal from other clubs abroad and their red blood cell count
has been abnormally high.
Used as a catchall for a number of conditions, including iron-deficiency anemia and sports anemia, it occurs when the body's red blood cell count
is abnormally low.
He's had a very bad red blood cell count
for much of the season,'' said the trainer, ``but that's come right now.
Administering synthetic EPO-recombinant human erythropoietin-can raise the red blood cell count
and, therefore, the supply of oxygen to muscles.
But Davids, 28, is taking legal proceedings - which start on Wednesday - after Blatter went on Dutch TV claiming the player had an unusually high red blood cell count
Transfusions increased the red blood cell count
, but only for a few weeks.
Comparisons were made between immediate and delayed results for several variables including specific gravity, pH, protein, glucose, ketones, hemoglobin, presence of nitrate and leukocyte esterase, white and red blood cell count
, squamous epithelial cell count, and number and type of organisms on culture.
The most common adverse reactions in people with DLBCL were infections, neutropenia, hair loss (alopecia), nausea and low red blood cell count
Also known as having a low red blood cell count
, anemia can cause fatigue, shortness of breath, and headaches.