Hemorrhaging disorders are mainly diagnosed through blood tests. Blood tests may be used to determine whether the blood is clotting properly. Blood testing may also reveal the type and severity of the disorder.
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- How are hemorrhaging disorders diagnosed?
What is the D antigen (Rh factor) in the blood?
Aurora Health Care answeredD antigen is a protein with many parts, found on the surface of red blood cells. The D antigen is also known as the "Rh factor," and it tells your blood type. People are either D (Rh) negative or D (Rh) positive. If your blood type is D negative, your red blood cells do not have the D antigen.
What are the symptoms of hypocalcemia?
Mild hypocalcemia may cause no symptoms. In the long term, however, mild hypocalcemia can cause such symptoms as confusion, depression, hallucinations, memory loss, and delirium. Severe hypocalcemia can cause more immediate physical symptoms, including tingling of the extremities, lips, and tongue, seizures, abnormal heart beat, muscle spasms, and stiffness.
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