reduced hemoglobin


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re·duced he·mo·glo·bin

the form of Hb in red blood cells after the oxygen of oxyhemoglobin is released in the tissues.

re·duced he·mo·glo·bin

(Hg) (rē-dūst' hē'mŏ-glō-bin)
The form of Hb in red blood cells after the oxygen of oxyhemoglobin is released in the tissues.
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The CBC however, shows the reduced hemoglobin, hematocrit and red blood cell counts.
However, compared with laparotomic myomectomy, the laparoscopic procedure has clearly been shown to result in a reduced hemoglobin drop, less postoperative pain, less febrile morbidity, and faster recovery time.
In their report, Thomas and Thomas (1) approach the diagnosis of ACD and functional iron deficiency by determining two hematologic gold standard factors for iron deficiency: the presence of hypochromic erythrocytes (HYPO) and a reduced hemoglobin content of reticulocytes (CHr).
BELVIQ also reduced hemoglobin A1C (HBA1c) in patients with T2DM at baseline (placebo-subtracted difference -0.3%) and reduced the rate of new onset diabetes in patients with pre-diabetes at baseline (3.1%/year with BELVIQ versus 3.8%/year with placebo).
Indicating marked leukocytosis with neutrophilia, reduced hemoglobin and hematocrit values.
It has been reported in recent studies that sickle cell disease, a specific type of anemia, is associated with acquired long QT syndrome (ALQTS), and reduced hemoglobin (Hgb) level is correlated with a longer QT interval in these patients.
Phase III studies showed JARDIANCE 10 mg and 25 mg significantly reduced hemoglobin A1c (A1c, or average blood glucose) as well as body weight and blood pressure as a stand-alone treatment or in combination with a range of background treatments, concluded the companies.
A once-weekly formulation of exenatide reduced hemoglobin [A.sub.1c] level to a greater degree than did once-daily insulin glargine in DURATION-3, a phase III, 26-week open-label randomized trial of 456 patients with type 2 diabetes who had suboptimal control despite use of mefformin with or without sulfonylureas.
Once-weekly exenatide reduced hemoglobin [A.sub.lc] to a significantly greater degree than did either sitagliptin or pioglitazone in DURATION-2, a 26-week randomized, double-blind trial of 491 patients with type 2 diabetes who had baseline [HbA.sub.lc] levels of 8.5% or higher despite metformin treatment.
In the LEAD-1 study, liraglutide 1.2 mg and 1.8 mg significantly reduced hemoglobin [A.sub.1c] levels in patients with T2DM versus rosiglitazone 4 mg daily when added to monotherapy with glimepiride 2 to 4 mg daily (-1.08%, -1.13%, -0.44%, respectively).

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