Blood Disorders Information Center

Masked Hypertension (MH): Overview, Causes, Difference between MH and White Coat Hypertension, Identifying MH...

“Beneath the mask, there is another story!” Masks are something that covers the real story and gets in front something that are actually unreal....

Thalassemia: Types, Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

Have you come across the term "Thalassemia" or "Cooley's Anemia"? Well! Thalassemia representing the most common monogenetic disorders in the entire world; is a...

Cholesterol Embolism or Purple Toe Syndrome: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment

Cholesterol Embolism- is a medical condition in which release of cholesterol in the body becomes responsible for obstruction of blood vessels in different parts...

Cryoglobulinemia: Causes, Types, Associated Diseases, Effect on Organs, Symptoms, Treatment

Cryoglobulinemia is a disease caused by increased Cryoglobulins in serum. Excessive amounts of abnormal proteins-cryoglobulins in blood become thick and viscous at lower body...

Q&A on Hemorrhoid or Piles: Is It A Serious Disease?

What is Hemorrhoid or Piles? The rectal and anal blood vessels mostly veins are dilated and swollen because of prolonged straining while passing stool and...

Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Infection / AIDS: Symptoms, Topical Treatment, NSAIDs

Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infection is asymptomatic or mild symptomatic viral infection during the initial phase. Symptoms are like flu and last for several...

Porphyria: Types, Signs, Symptoms, Causes, Tests, Treatment, Lifestyle Changes

Porphyria is a rare disease caused by excessive porphyrins secretion, which deposits in the body. Porphyria is caused by genetic mutation resulting in malfunction...

Felty’s Syndrome: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment- Azathioprine, Methotrexate, Surgery

Felty's syndrome is a rare disease which is usually associated with reduced white blood cell count, recurring infections, rheumatoid arthritis and a swollen spleen....

Cryoglobulinemia: Epidemiology, Causes, Treatment, Investigations

What is Cryoglobulinemia? Cryoglobulinemia is a condition in which abnormal proteins in the blood i.e. cryoglobulins clump together forcing the plasma to become thick like...
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