Folate-deficiency anemia: Introduction
Folate-deficiency anemia: Folate-deficiency anemia is a blood condition characterized by low levels of folate in the body which leads to a reduction in the number of red blood cells. It is usually the result of a poor diet, malabsorption issues or the use of certain medications.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Folate-deficiency anemia is available below.
Symptoms of Folate-deficiency anemia
See full list of 25
symptoms of Folate-deficiency anemia
Treatments for Folate-deficiency anemia
- Folate supplementation, increase folate in diet
- Dietary review and management - for nutritional causes of anemia
- Investigation and treatment of any underlying causes - medications, malabsorption, alcoholism
- Folate supplementation where dietary intake is inadequate
- more treatments...»
Read more about treatments for Folate-deficiency anemia
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Folate-deficiency anemia:
- Pregnancy -- Related Home Testing:
Wrongly Diagnosed with Folate-deficiency anemia?
Causes of Folate-deficiency anemia
Read more about causes of Folate-deficiency anemia.
Folate-deficiency anemia: Undiagnosed Conditions
Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:
Misdiagnosis and Folate-deficiency anemia
Unnecessary hysterectomies due to undiagnosed bleeding disorder in women: The bleeding disorder
called Von Willebrand's disease is quite common in...read more »
Cluster of diseases with difficult diagnosis issues: There is a well-known list of
medical conditions that are all somewhat difficult to diagnose, and all can present
in a variety of different severities.
Diseases in...read more »
Rare type of breast cancer without a lump: There is a less common form
of breast cancer called inflammatory breast cancer.
Its symptoms can be an inflammation of the breast tissue,...read more »
Undiagnosed celiac disease in pregnancy harms fetus: The failure
to diagnose the common but less known digestive disease celiac disease (see symptoms of celiac disease)
is linked to...read more »
Pituitary conditions often undiagnosed cause of symptoms: There are a variety of symptoms
that can be caused by a pituitary disorder (see symptoms of pituitary disorders).
For example, fatigue, headache, weight gain, ...read more »
Vitamin B12 deficiency under-diagnosed: The condition of Vitamin B12 deficiency
is a possible misdiagnosis of various conditions, such as multiple sclerosis (see symptoms of multiple sclerosis).
See symptoms of...read more »
Misdiagnosed weight-related causes of infertility: A woman's weight status
can affect her level of fertility.
Although obesity or overweight can in themselves reduce fertility, there are other
weight-related or associated medical...read more »
Read more about Misdiagnosis and Folate-deficiency anemia
Folate-deficiency anemia: Research Doctors & Specialists
Research related physicians and medical specialists:
- Infertility Specialists:
- Pregnancy & Fertility Health Specialists:
- Baby & Newborn Health Specialists:
- Womens Health Specialists:
- Child Health Specialists (Pediatrics):
- more specialists...»
Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:
Hospitals & Clinics: Folate-deficiency anemia
Research quality ratings and patient safety measures
for medical facilities in specialties related to Folate-deficiency anemia:
Hospital & Clinic quality ratings »
Choosing the Best Hospital:
More general information, not necessarily in relation to Folate-deficiency anemia,
on hospital performance and surgical care quality:
Folate-deficiency anemia: Rare Types
Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:
Evidence Based Medicine Research for Folate-deficiency anemia
Medical research articles related to Folate-deficiency anemia include:
Click here to find more evidence-based articles on the TRIP Database
Folate-deficiency anemia: Animations
More Folate-deficiency anemia animations & videos
Prognosis for Folate-deficiency anemia
Prognosis for Folate-deficiency anemia:
Folate supplementation and dietary changes (increased iron in diet) will correct the condition.
More about prognosis of Folate-deficiency anemia
Research about Folate-deficiency anemia
Visit our research pages for current research about Folate-deficiency anemia treatments.
Folate-deficiency anemia: Broader Related Topics
Types of Folate-deficiency anemia
User Interactive Forums
Read about other experiences, ask a question about Folate-deficiency anemia, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:
Contents for Folate-deficiency anemia: