Normocytic anemia: Introduction
Normocytic anemia: Normocytic anemia is a blood disorder characterized by red blood cells which are of a normal size but present in insufficient quantities. It is often associated with chronic diseases, blood loss, bone marrow problems and kidney disease. It can also be the result of an inherited condition.
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Symptoms of Normocytic anemia
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Treatments for Normocytic anemia
- Varies depending on underlying cause. Identify and treat underlying cause. Erythropoietin administration can stimulate the bone marrow to produce more red blood cells but this is only used in severe cases
- Treatment of normocytic anemia is dependant upon the underlying condition. Treatments include:
- Investigation and management of the underlying condition. Normocytic anemia is often associated with chronic disease such as renal failure
- Erythropoietin may be used to stimulate red cell production, especially in conditions such as renal failure
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