Blood and Hematology

Hematology is the branch of medicine which deals with the study of the cause, prognosis, treatment, and prevention of diseases related to blood. It involves treating diseases which affects the production of blood and its components, such as blood cells, hemoglobin, blood proteins, bone marrow, platelets, blood vessels, spleen, and the mechanism of coagulation. Hematology mainly focused on blood components like blood cells, hemoglobin, blood proteins, bone marrow, spleen and Coagulation mechanism. Physicians who work on treating hematologic disorders, referred to as Hematologists.

Blood is a fluid in the body of humans and other animals that delivers necessary substances such as nutrients and oxygen to the cells and transports metabolic waste products away from same cells. In which blood is circulated around the body through blood vessels by the pumping action of the heart.