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Anemia, hypochromic microcytic

Anemia, hypochromic microcytic: Introduction

Anemia, hypochromic microcytic: A blood disorder where red blood cells are too small and lack sufficient iron. It can be inherited or caused by insufficient iron in the diet or from a genetic disorder. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Anemia, hypochromic microcytic is available below.

Symptoms of Anemia, hypochromic microcytic

Treatments for Anemia, hypochromic microcytic

  • Treatment of microcytic hypochromic anaemia is dependant upon the underlying cause for the iron deficiency. Treatments include:
    • No treatment if the cause is a thalassemia trait
    • Investigation and treatment of underlying conditions such as coeliac disease, menorrhagia, bowel cancer
    • Dietary review and management - to ensure adequate iron intake in the diet
    • Iron supplementation - used when the patient is stable and the underlying cause has been identified, to restore haemoglobin levels and replenish iron stores
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  1. Anemia, hypochromic microcytic: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types

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