Flashcards in Reactive Changes to Bloods Deck (4)
What are the 3 main conditions where reactive blood changes are seen?
renal failure, RA, congestive cardiac failure (CCF)
How do you treat renal failure induced anaemia?
EPO infusion, iron supplements.
What would platelet count be like in renal failure
could be high due to iron defieincy or low due to direct effect of uremia on production of platelets