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A Method for Measuring Menstrual Blood Loss

Specialty:

Nephrology, Urology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pedatrics, Genetics

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

The amount of blood loss from endometrial bleeding can be estimated by eluting blood from the sanitary pads and measuring the absorbance in a spectrophotometer at 550 nm. This technique can be extended to estimating surgical blood loss from blood collected on surgical pads.

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