dic disseminated intravascular coagulation

10 Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC) Facts

Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC) 1. Causes/Risk factors. Before we proceed to the causes and risk factors, let us define what is DIC. Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (abbreviated as DIC), is an acquired hematological disorder characterized by the abnormal clotting of blood where fibrin formation causes micro vascular thrombi in selected organs. This disorder is known to influence the … Continue reading “10 Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation (DIC) Facts”

ITP treatment

10 ITP Treatment Methods

Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP) is a blood disorder that can be described as isolated low platelet count type of thrombocytopenia. It displays a normal bone marrow along with the absence of other causes of thrombocytopenia. ITP can lead to excessive bruising and bleeding, resulting from the unusually low levels of platelets that are responsible for … Continue reading “10 ITP Treatment Methods”

hemostasis

10 Facts About Hemostasis

What is Hemostasis? Before we proceed to learn more about some vital aspects, let us first define hemostasis in the simplest form. Hemostasis Definition: It is the natural process that causes bleeding to stop. 1. Primary and secondary hemostasis In this process in which the body naturally forms clots to stop blood loss, hemostasis is … Continue reading “10 Facts About Hemostasis”