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Non-hereditary spherocytic anemia

Non-hereditary spherocytic anemia: Introduction

Non-hereditary spherocytic anemia: Non-inherited spherocytic anemia is an acquired blood disorder characterized by red blood cells that are shaped like a sphere (spherocytes) rather than the normal doughnut shape. These abnormal cells are broken down prematurely resulting in a shortage of red blood cells (anemia). The blood condition may result from such things as acute, widespread burns to the body, low blood phosphate levels, Zieve's syndrome and toxins from poisonous snakes, spiders and insects. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Non-hereditary spherocytic anemia is available below.

Symptoms of Non-hereditary spherocytic anemia

Treatments for Non-hereditary spherocytic anemia

  • Varies depending on underlying cause. Blood transfusions and folic acid supplements usually help until the underlying condition is identified and resolved
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  1. Non-hereditary spherocytic anemia: Introduction
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  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
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