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Haemoglobin Hb Blood Test

Overview

Haemoglobin is found in the red blood cells (RBCs) and it reflects the oxygen carrying capacity of blood. Reduced hemoglobin is found in cases of blood loss, anemias including iron deficiency anaemia and megaloblastic anaemias. Increased hemoglobin is seen in case of polycythemia.

Frequently Asked Questions

Hemoglobin blood test, is crucial for diagnosing conditions such as iron deficiency anemia and polycythemia. They aid in treatment decisions and management of these disorders.

The Hb blood test measures levels of hemoglobin in the RBCs. It provides insights into oxygen-carrying capacity of blood and aids in diagnosing related disorders.

Individuals with symptoms suggestive of anemia like excessive pallor, fatigue and malaise can take this test. Hb blood test can also be done as a part of routine screening process  Additionally, it is done before certain medical procedures.

An increase or decrease in Hb warrents further investigation to look for the cause of increased or reduced Hb.After further testing and diagnosis, treatment of causative condition will bring back Hb levels to normal.

Typically, no special preparations are needed for an Hb blood test. However, it's advisable to inform your healthcare provider about any medications you're taking, as certain drugs or supplements might affect the test results.

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