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*  Side Effects of Chemotherapy and Radiation (for Parents) - Primary Children's Hospital
Anemia. Chemotherapy drugs and radiation can destroy all types of healthy blood cells and harm the body's production of new ... Low levels of red blood cells (the cells that carry oxygen) can lead to anemia, which causes fatigue, paleness, shortness of ...
https://kidshealth.org/PrimaryChildrens/en/parents/side-effects.html
*  Side Effects of Chemotherapy and Radiation
Anemia. Both chemotherapy drugs and radiation can destroy all types of healthy blood cells and adversely affect the body's ... Low levels of red blood cells (RBCs, the cells that carry oxygen) can lead to anemia, which causes fatigue, paleness, shortness ...
http://kidshealth.org/BarbaraBushChildrens/en/parents/side-effects.html
*  A Primer on Preemies
This complication, called anemia, is easily diagnosed through lab tests.. Preemies may develop anemia for a number of reasons. ... Anemia. Many preemies don't have enough red blood cells (RBCs) to carry adequate oxygen to the body. ...
https://kidshealth.org/en/parents/preemies.html?view=ptr&WT.ac=p-ptr
*  Common Diagnoses in the NICU
Anemia. What is it?. One of the more common blood disorders, anemia is a low number of red blood cells in the blood. Babies who ... anemia. What causes it?. IVH usually affects premature babies because the vessels in their developing brains are especially ... Premature infants may develop anemia for a number of reasons. In the first few weeks of life, newborns don't make many new red ... A doctor can diagnose anemia with a blood test called a complete blood count, or CBC. ...
http://kidshealth.org/AetnaBetterHealthVirginia/en/parents/nicu-diagnoses.html
*  Iron-Deficiency Anemia (for Parents) - Inova Fairfax Hospital
Too little iron can lead to iron-deficiency anemia. ... Iron-deficiency anemia is anemia that happens when there isn't ... What Causes Iron-Deficiency Anemia?. Iron-deficiency anemia can happen when:. *There's a problem with how the body absorbs iron ... Treatment with iron supplements usually makes the anemia better.. What Are the Signs & Symptoms of Iron-Deficiency Anemia?. At ... How Is Iron-Deficiency Anemia Treated?. Doctors treat iron-deficiency anemia with iron supplements taken as a liquid or pill ...
https://kidshealth.org/Inova/en/parents/ida.html
*  Iron-Deficiency Anemia
Too little iron can lead to iron deficiency anemia. Read more here. ... sideroblastic anemia, thalassemia, African siderosis, iron deficiency anemia, and anemia of chronic disease. ... Iron-Deficiency Anemia. Resources. Please Note: By clicking a link to any resource listed on this page, you will be leaving the ...
http://kidshealth.org/en/parents/ida.html?view=rr&WT.ac=p-rr
*  Iron-Deficiency Anemia (for Parents) - Children's Health System - Alabama
Too little iron can lead to iron deficiency anemia. Read more here. ... Iron-deficiency anemia is often first noticed during a checkup. Babies should receive blood testing for anemia within their ... This is a condition called anemia. When someone has anemia, less oxygen reaches the cells and tissues and affects how the body ... could mean the child has anemia. The doctor also may do a stool test because iron-deficiency anemia can sometimes be caused by ...
https://kidshealth.org/ChildrensAlabama/en/parents/ida.html?WT.ac=ctg
*  Childhood Cancer
However, some symptoms of cancer (such as fever, swollen glands, frequent infections, anemia, or bruises) can happen with other ...
http://kidshealth.org/KHovnanian/en/parents/cancer.html
*  Toxoplasmosis
anemia. *an enlarged liver or spleen. Some babies with congenital toxoplasmosis have brain and nervous system problems that ...
http://kidshealth.org/Nemours/en/parents/toxoplasmosis.html
*  Childhood Cancer (for Parents) - Children's Health System - Alabama
However, some symptoms of cancer (such as fever, swollen glands, frequent infections, anemia, or bruises) can happen with other ...
https://kidshealth.org/ChildrensAlabama/en/parents/cancer.html
*  Eating Disorders
anemia. *swollen joints. *brittle bones. With bulimia, frequent vomiting and lack of nutrients can cause:. *constant stomach ...
http://kidshealth.org/Nemours/en/parents/eating-disorders.html
*  Chemotherapy
This can cause anemia (a low number of red cells). Anemia can be improved with blood transfusions.. Bleeding problems. Some ... Anemia. Having chemo can affect the red blood cells, which are made in the bone marrow and carry oxygen to the rest of the body ...
http://kidshealth.org/KHovnanian/en/teens/chemo.html
*  Childhood Cancer (for Parents) - Nemours (XML)
However, some symptoms of cancer (such as fever, swollen glands, frequent infections, anemia, or bruises) can happen with other ...
https://kidshealth.org/NemoursXML/en/parents/cancer.html?WT.ac=p-ra
*  When Your Teen Is Having a Baby
anemia. *labor and delivery complications (such as premature labor and stillbirth). *low birth-weight infant ...
http://kidshealth.org/KHovnanian/en/parents/teen-pregnancy.html
*  Words to Know (Cancer Glossary)
aplastic anemia: occurs when the bone marrow can't make enough red blood cells. This can be due to a viral infection or ... anemia: a condition in which the body has a low number of red blood cells. ...
http://kidshealth.org/en/kids/cancer-glossary.html?view=ptr&WT.ac=k-ptr
*  Blood Test: Hemoglobin Electrophoresis
This organization provides information about Cooley's Anemia and other forms of the genetic blood disorder thalassemia. ... Cooley's Anemia Foundation. http://www.cooleysanemia.org. ...
http://kidshealth.org/en/parents/test-electrophoresis.html?view=rr&WT.ac=p-rr
*  Chemotherapy
Low hemoglobin (anemia). The doctor will monitor your child's blood counts to check for anemia (low levels of red blood cells, ... which are made in the bone marrow and carry oxygen throughout the body). Kids with anemia may feel tired or have a headache. ...
http://kidshealth.org/en/parents/chemotherapy.html?WT.ac=ctg
*  Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
iron-poor blood (anemia). *sleep disorders. *psychiatric or neurological problems. *endocrine dysfunction ...
http://kidshealth.org/Demo29/en/parents/cfs.html
*  Lead Poisoning
... from headaches and stomach pain to behavioral problems and anemia (not enough healthy red blood cells). Lead also can affect a ...
http://kidshealth.org/MainLine/en/parents/lead-poisoning.html
*  Rhabdoid Tumor of the Liver (for Parents) - Children's Health Network
anemia (low red blood cell count). What Causes a Rhabdoid Tumor of the Liver?. Healthy cells have a way of making sure that ...
https://kidshealth.org/ChildrensHealthNetwork/en/parents/rhabdoid-liver.html
*  Eating During Pregnancy
red blood cell production (to prevent anemia). lean red meat, spinach, iron-fortified whole-grain breads and cereals. ...
http://kidshealth.org/Advocate/en/parents/eating-pregnancy.html
*  Thrombocytopenia (for Parents) - Print Version - Children's Health System - Alabama
bone marrow failure (sometimes called aplastic anemia). *autoimmune diseases like lupus. *some inherited (genetic) problems ...
https://kidshealth.org/ChildrensAlabama/en/parents/thrombocytopenia.html?view=ptr&
*  Eating During Pregnancy (for Parents) - Jeff Gordon Children's Hospital
red blood cell production (to prevent anemia). lean red meat, spinach, iron-fortified whole-grain breads and cereals. ...
https://kidshealth.org/JeffGordonChildrens/en/parents/eating-pregnancy.html?WT.ac=p-ra