Having a venesection


This leaflet explains what a venesection is, and the risks and benefits of having this procedure. It also tells you what to expect when you come in to have this treatment. Why do I need a venesection? When the number of red blood cells in your blood is increased, the blood flow around your body can become slow. This can …

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Macmillan haematology nurse specialist


Who are the Macmillan haematology nurse specialists?We are a team of four Haematology nurse specialists based at The Royal Sussex County Hospital. Each of us acts as the keyworker for particular diseases but all work as part of the haematology multidisciplinary team. Acting as your key worker, we are able to provide support and information to all patients and their …

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