A career in Phlebotomy has been rated one of U.S. News
and World Report's"Best Jobs"!
Therapeutic Phlebotomy is a procedure similar to blood donation
that helps lower excess stores of the mineral.
AKUH Laboratory operates 47 Phlebotomy or specimen collection centers in Karachi and in all major cities of Pakistan.
Q: I have recently been diagnosed with Hereditary Hemochromatosis and
have Phlebotomy treatments every three weeks because I could not tolerate weekly treatments.
There was an article done in 2007 that states"During the long-term treatment of patients with hereditary haemochromatosis(HH) the authors observed that proton pump inhibitors(PPI)
reduced the requirement for maintenance Phlebotomy.