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2014 1T1 Group 3 - Anaemia

Page history last edited by 2014class1t1group3 5 years, 9 months ago

Team members

 

Names / Roles:

 

  • [Hariz Hadi]       (Leader)  

  • [Hong Zhan]       (Editor) 

  • [Marcus]            (Researcher) 

  • [Wei Sut]           (Researcher)

  • [Leslie]              (Researcher)

 

 


Meaning / Definition

In this section, include a brief description of the disorder or disease. You may include picture(s) or video(s) to illustrate your points.

 

-Anemia is a decrease in number of red blood cells,it may also be diagnose when it is decrease in oxygen-binding ability,anemia is the most common disorder of blood cells.

The 3 classes include blood lose (such as hemorrhage through low volume loss)

 

 

 


Causes and Effects

In this section, while using a little medical jargon as possible,

1) include a description of the condition(s)  or situation(s) causing the disorder or disease;

2) include a description of the effect(s), outcome(s) or impact(s) on the patients' lives as a result of having the disorder or disease. 

You may include picture(s) or video(s) to illustrate your points.

-Causes of anemia are impaired red blood cells(RBC)production,blood loss and fluid overload.

-Most common causes of anemia is blood loss,but it does not usually causes any lasting symptoms  

 


Signs and Symptoms

In this section, while using a little medical jargon as possible, include a description of the signs and symptoms exhibited by people having the disorder or disease. You may include picture(s) or video(s) to illustrate your points. 

- The sign and symptoms can be related to the underlying cause of the anemia itself,the most commonly are weakness,fatigue,malaise.The body may compensate the lack of oxygen-carrying capability of the blood by increasing cardiac output.The patient may have symptoms like palpitatinos,angina(if pre-existing heart disease present) and symptoms of heart failure.    

 

 

 


Prevention and Treatment

In this section, while using a little medical jargon as possible,

1) include a description of the steps to prevent getting the disorder or disease (if it cannot be prevented, do explain why);

Step 1 to prevent anemia is to eat food which are rich in iron.  

Step 2 : get plenty of vitamin C.

 

2) include a description of the treatment of the disorder or disease (if it cannot be treated, do explain why) or the steps to lessen its signs or symptoms. 

You may include picture(s) or video(s) to illustrate your points. 

Blood transfusion is a safe.A common procedure which blood is given to you through an IV line in one of your blood vessels. A blood transfusion requires a careful matching donated blood

with the person's blood.

 


Link to Other Illnesses or Diseases

In this section, while using a little medical jargon as possible, include a description of the illness(es) or disease(s) that may occur as a result of having this disorder or disease. 

You may include picture(s) or video(s) to illustrate your points.

 

 

 


References

Plagiarism is a strongly discouraged.

 

In this section, include the links of all websites you obtained information from to complete your health science wiki page.

For example:

WebMD (http://www.webmd.com/)

Comments (1)

Mr Sean Low said

at 5:21 pm on Jun 24, 2014

I am sure you have yet to complete this page. Do complete it soon since the holidays are coming to an end.

So far, the page is fairly well-done. Do keep up the work!

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