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2,174 Possible Causes for Giddiness and Lightheadedness, Hemoglobin Electrophoresis Abnormal, Mild Anemia

  • Anemia

    Hemoglobin electrophoresis : This identifies any abnormal types of hemoglobin and helps diagnose sickle cell disease, thalassemia, and other inherited forms of anemia.[kidshealth.org] There are many types and causes of anemia. Mild anemia is a common and treatable condition that can occur in anyone.[nhlbi.nih.gov] Even mild anemia may cause increased heart rate and affect left ventricular diastolic functions.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hemolytic Anemia

    Cation exchange HPLC, capillary electrophoresis, and hemoglobin stability studies will always be performed.[mayomedicallaboratories.com] All the children presented with neonatal hemolytic anemia. Beyond the neonatal period, they did not have jaundice or hemolysis, but continued to have mild anemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] anemia and reticulocytosis for as long as 4months after recovery from favism.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Thalassemia

    Thalassemia is usually diagnosed through the use of blood tests showing small abnormally shaped red blood cells and/or a hemoglobin electrophoresis showing abnormal hemoglobin[helpthals.org] Mild anemia can make you feel tired. Mild anemia caused by alpha thalassemia trait might be mistaken for iron-deficiency anemia.[web.archive.org] In electrophoresis, an electrical current is used to separate the different types of hemoglobin and thus detect abnormal hemoglobin.[merckmanuals.com]

    Missing: Giddiness and Lightheadedness
  • Hemoglobin D Disease

    A hemoglobin electrophoresis will indicate if there are any abnormal types of hemoglobin caused by genetic disorders.[healthline.com] This disease causes mild anemia but none of the other symptoms that occur in sickle cell disease and hemoglobin C disease.[merckmanuals.com] African-Americans have a higher risk of sickle cell anemia than people of other races. Hemoglobin C disease. This can give you mild anemia and make your spleen bigger.[webmd.com]

    Missing: Giddiness and Lightheadedness
  • Alpha-Thalassemia

    […] in Alkaline Electrophoresis Normal Hemoglobin Electrophoresis Sample Alkaline Hemoglobin Electrophoresis Densitometer Tracings In what order do normal and abnormal hemoglobins[medialabinc.net] The heterozygous form may be asymptomatic or marked by mild anemia. β-thalassemia ( beta-thalassemia ) that caused by diminished synthesis of beta chains of hemoglobin.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Patients with abnormal hemoglobin varieties in hemoglobin electrophoresis were referred to a genetics laboratory for hemoglobinopathy detection.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

    Missing: Giddiness and Lightheadedness
  • Haemoglobin E Disease

    Hemoglobin S and hemoglobin C are the most common types of abnormal hemoglobin that may be found by an electrophoresis test.[northshore.org] Homozygotes display mild hemolytic anemia and splenomegaly (enlarged spleen). The HbCSpr trait is asymptomatic.[wikilectures.eu] Purpose Hgb electrophoresis is performed when a disorder associated with abnormal hemoglobin (hemoglobinopathy) is suspected.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

    Missing: Giddiness and Lightheadedness
  • Hemoglobin C Disease

    Laboratory studies The following laboratory studies should be done when Hemoglobin C disease is suspected: Hemoglobin electrophoresis: To further evaluate the abnormality,[symptoma.com] In electrophoresis, an electrical current is used to separate the different types of hemoglobin and thus detect abnormal hemoglobin.[msdmanuals.com] However, in such cases, acid electrophoresis demonstrates no abnormal hemoglobin in the HbC position.[path.upmc.edu]

    Missing: Giddiness and Lightheadedness
  • Hemoglobinopathy

    It is estimated that approximately 2 percent of African-Americans possess one gene for C hemoglobin. This is usually demonstrated on hemoglobin electrophoresis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 52-year-old African-American man had a mild anemia (hemoglobin of 103 g/L) and target cells on the peripheral blood smear as shown.[bloodjournal.org] Both heterozygous and homozygous individuals with HbE have mild hypochromic microcytic anemia.[healio.com]

    Missing: Giddiness and Lightheadedness
  • Hemoglobin E-Thalassemia

    Usually the diagnosis is confirmed by a blood test called a hemoglobin electrophoresis and/or a DNA test for abnormal hemoglobin genes.[kidshealth.org] Homozygous HbE is common in Southeast Asia and presents with very mild anemia, seldom requiring transfusion.[labce.com] Hemoglobin electrophoresis can also detect structurally abnormal hemoglobins that may be co-inherited with a thalassemia trait to cause thalassemia disease (i.e., hemoglobin[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

    Missing: Giddiness and Lightheadedness
  • Iron Deficiency Anemia

    However, after subgroup analysis (degree of anemia), no significant difference in hemoglobin levels were found between both groups in mild anemia (mean difference 0.80; 95%[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] People with mild anemia may not have any symptoms or may have only mild symptoms.[web.archive.org] Treatment for Anemic Women Mild anemia. If the concentration of hemoglobin is no more than 2 g/dl below the cutoff value ([nap.edu]

    Missing: Hemoglobin Electrophoresis Abnormal