Can A Blood Test Detect Internal Bleeding?

Blood tests may be performed to check for a low red blood cell count, or anemia. However, if the bleeding occurs rapidly, the initial hemoglobin reading or red blood cell count may be normal. The suspicion of internal bleeding will often require an imaging test to look for the bleeding source.Read Here….

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Can A CT Scan Show Internal Bleeding?

Diagnostic imaging tests such as X-rays, Doppler ultrasound, and CT scan may be used depending upon the suspected underlying medical problem associated with the internal bleeding. Computerized tomography (CT scan) is the primary tool used in emergency situations to access for bleeding or swelling in the brain.

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Internal Bleeding

Related Terms:

Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
Nose Bleeds
Bleeding In Urine
Blood In Stool
Bleeding Hemorrhoids
Internal Hemorrhoids
Heart Attack
Signs Of Internal Bleeding

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