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Flashcards in Reactive Changes to Bloods Deck (4):
1

What are the 3 main conditions where reactive blood changes are seen?

renal failure, RA, congestive cardiac failure (CCF)

2

How do you treat renal failure induced anaemia?

EPO infusion, iron supplements.

3

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

4

How does anaemia result from CCF?

kidney disease,