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Iron deficiency anemia in children: Iron deficiency anemia in children is a condition in which a child has a low number of red blood cells due to a lack of a sufficient amount of iron in the body. See detailed information below for a list of 10 causes of Iron deficiency anemia in children, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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