What is a PlateletTransfusion?by
loss may create a need for red blood cell or platelettransfusions.
Most chemotherapy drugs affect... of the mouth, skin, and nail beds; dizziness; and shortness of breath.
We have some good news!
WBRZ (Channel 2) in Baton Rouge has agreed to do a story on Ann. They have already taped some segments, and we are very excited that they will be interviewing us tomorrow!
2nd Platelet Cocktailby
her shift. The verdict is in your platelets are low and you will be needing another platelettransfusion... but its got to get done.
So here we are at 10:50 in the morning looking at a nurse starting to prep Marco for platelettransfusion...
) but they have not kicked in yet. So back to the transfusion unit we went for 2 units of platelets, 2 units... (good). While her platelets were down to 10 K/ uL (very bad). RBC count was at a 2.76 K/ uL (also bad...
with Nick leaving with his platelet count being below 25,000. It was at 14,000. Nick was admitted for the night for a transfusion. We had no clothes, worse no toothbrush or deodorant. We camped out. They drew...