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65 y/o Female. Had fractured femur surgery Thursday pm and

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65 y/o
Female. Had fractured femur surgery Thursday pm and hb levels have been dropping steadily since and now 8.. Could their be internal organ damage?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

Thanks for this question

Not internal organ damage but internal bleeding

you could be bleeding into the hip and developing a large hematoma

you need blood ASAP

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Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

Thanks for this question

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