Betty has septicemia. Her hubby wants to know whats going on. you can tell him septicemia involves:
an overwhelming systemic infection
what is the grading of newly diagnosed malignant tumors based on?
degree of differentiation of the cells
which statement is true concerning malignant tumor diagnostic tests?
the only definitive test is microscopic exam of the cells
why do vascular occlusions and infarcts frequently occur with sickle cell anemia?
the change in shape of erythrocytes when hypoxia occurs causes obstructions in the blood vessels
what is the cause of oral ulcerations and delayed healing occurring with any progressive anemia?
deficit of oxygen for epithelial tissue
why do those with sickle cell anemia often develop iron deficiency anemia?
shorter lifespan of RBC's with sickle cell anemia
JB has recently been dx with angina. The physician is educating JB on activities or emotions to avoid so he can prevent angina in the future. JB should avoid these type of activities.
shovel snow, getting overly excited/angry at a football game on TV or eating a very large meal