What is the circulating blood volume in an infant?

Answer Pediatrics - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Pediatrics (also spelled paediatrics) is the branch of medicine that deals with the medical care of infants, children, and adolescents. The upper age l... Read More »

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A 10mL sample of blood obtained from a term infant represents approximately--------- of its total blood volume?

Infants have around 80ml per kilogram blood volume (although the range can be from 50-100ml'kg). This steadily drops to the adult values of 50-70ml/kg. A 6 month old infant weighing approx 6 kg wo... Read More »

What could be the cause of a low white blood-cell count in an infant?

A low white blood cell count usually is caused by one of the following: Viral Infections that disrupt bone marrow function Congenital disorders characterized by diminished bone marrow function C... Read More »

Broken Blood Vessel in infant?

Please get that baby to an ER - NOW. That needs to be seen, and the fact that the mother isn't taking her in is very alarming.

How much blood can an infant lose before they die?

Call you Pediatrician and schedule an appointment right away. Those doctors are trained for treating children's problems.