Monday, August 17, 2009

Anemia




(Reduced carrying capacity of O2 by the Blood)




--Less or deficiency of hemoglobin in the blood,which can be caused by either too few RBC's or too little hemoglobin in the cells..




--Iron deficiency.




Types of Anemia:




1-Blood loss Anemia


2-Aplastic Anemia


3-Megaloblastic Anemia(Pernicious anemia)


4-Hemolytic Anemia:-




a)Hereditary spherocytosis.


b)Sickle cell Anemia.


c)Erythroblastosis fetalis.


d)Snake venom.


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