Flashcards in Week 4.2 Hematologic Disease Deck (33)
sickle cell S+S
pain, bone and joint episodes, vascular complications, Pulmonary episodes, neurologic manifestations, hand and foot syndrome, splenic sequestration, renal complications
what is Polycythemia (AKA...)
to many RBC
from dehydration, or men over 60.
increased risk of platelet aggregation and clots, increased blood volume and blood viscosity