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It should be hemoptysis causes anemia
 
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Yeah I was thinking the same. I know Hemophilia can cause hemoptysis but what about other blood disorders such as leukemia?
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Yeah I was thinking the same. I know Hemophilia can cause hemoptysis but what about other blood disorders such as leukemia? It is in my textbook, i think its an error?!:rolleyes:
If platelets are dysfunctionl there is a possibility but i have never heard of hemoptysis in leukemia :) (mostly superficial petachiae and easy bruisability occurs in leukemia)
 
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If platelets are dysfunctionl there is a possibility but i have never heard of hemoptysis in leukemia :) (mostly superficial petachiae and easy bruisability occurs in leukemia)
Thankyou! I think I get it now. The platelet activity is depleted in Leukemia, hence it could aggravate the bleeding to hemoptysis.Happy-2
 
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