dilutional anemia

dilutional anemia

A pseudoanemia mimic due to a relative ↑ of plasma, which usually occurs in a health care setting, which is due to the administration of excessive fluids; DA results in a relative–but not absolute ↓ in Hb concentration, RBC count, or Hct
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The absorption of water and sodium from renal tubules is associated with dilutional anemia.
In normal pregnant females there is an increase of plasma volume by about 55%, producing dilutional anemia and reducing blood viscosity2.
is receiving inadequate dialysis, remaining fluid overloaded, and exhibiting dilutional anemia.
Your values fall within the range expected in dilutional anemia