Subscribe

When to Change the Goal of Phlebotomy from Iron Depletion to Maintenance

Specialty:

Gastroenterology

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

A patient with hemochromatosis may undergo a series of phlebotomies in order to reduce the body iron stores. Once the iron has been depleted sufficiently the patient may switch to a maintenance schedule..

To read more or access our algorithms and calculators, please log in or register.

RECENT TWEETS

medal descover
medal iphone