Haemorheological changes during the menstrual cycle.

  title={Haemorheological changes during the menstrual cycle.},
  author={D. V. Dapper and Blessing C. Didia},
  journal={East African medical journal},
  volume={79 4},
OBJECTIVE To determine changes in some haemorheological parameters: haematocrit (Hct), Whole Blood Relative Viscosity (WBRV), Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate (ESR) and Fibrinogen Concentration (FC) during the menstrual cycle. DESIGN Cross-sectional prospective study. SUBJECTS Three hundred and fifty randomly selected female undergraduate students of the University of Port Harcourt, Port Harcourt, Nigeria. SETTING Departments of Human Physiology and Anatomy, Faculty of Basic Medical… CONTINUE READING