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What is the Haemoglobin range for a patient on Haemo Dalysis?
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replied July 31st, 2017
The normal level of hemoglobin should be above 12 gm/ Dl.

Anemia is a common complication in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD), particularly in hemodialysis (HD) patients, which results in lowered hemoglobin levels .

At the end of each hemodialysis treatment, a small amount of blood is usually left behind in the dialyzer (artificial kidney). This can be a source of iron loss over time.

In fact, when you are on dialysis, you will probably need extra iron.

Your dialysis care team will do blood tests to find out if you have iron deficiency anemia and make the right plan of care for you. They will check your hemoglobin regularly to watch how well your anemia treatment is working.

Your dialysis team will also test your blood iron levels because iron helps your body make enough hemoglobin. Having enough iron helps you reach and stay in the recommended hemoglobin range.

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