Anemia Case Study

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Subject Area:Nursing

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Anaemia also results due to the decrease in the ability of the blood to transport oxygen (Tripathi & Pradhan, 2015). The main component of the blood associated with oxygen transportation is known as hemoglobin. There are several forms of anemia. Hemorrhagic anemia results because of massive damage to red blood cells due to bleeding. Aplastic anemia occurs due to low production of red blood cells by the bone marrow. A is most likely a victim of hemorrhagic anemia because she suffers from chronic blood loss (Camaschella, 2017). Mrs. A mentions to the physician that Menorrhagia and dysmenorrhoeal has been a problem for her dating back to twelve years. Dysmenorrhoeal is the occurrence of painful menstruation involving abdominal cramps. Menorrhagia occurs when menstrual periods are heavy or prolonged bleeding.

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