Causes And Ways To Deal With Low HB?
Good afternoon, my husband is 38 years old, his activities do not consume too much energy because for almost 2 years he did not work, 6 months ago he was exposed to low HB which is 4, and finally had to be treated for blood transfusion, after HB 9 doctors suggested going home ,, and now after 6 months ago my husband’s HB returned low at 4.8. The doctor suggested being treated for a blood transfusion, what was the cause of the low HB? is there another way to increase HB besides blood transfusion ?? Thank you before good afternoon
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The low HB condition reflects the reduced condition of red blood cells. This can happen because of various things that might happen like
1. Iron deficiency
2. Vitamin B deficiency
3. Conditions for chronic diseases such as kidney failure
4. Prolonged liver disease
5. Genetic because of disorders of blood cells such as thalassemia
To find out the exact cause, you should consult your doctor, especially a specialist in internal medicine. So that further tests are carried out for diagnosis and treatment options with drug supplements or must be transfused according to the condition of each patient's body.
Some things that should be done are
1. Increase vitamin B and folic acid.
2. Foods rich in iron such as green vegetables, meat
3. Avoid excessive alcohol
If you experience these conditions repeatedly, weak conditions, disturbance of consciousness should immediately consult a doctor, especially a specialist in the disease consultant hematologist.
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