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Pernicious anaemia

Introduction: Pernicious anaemia

Description of Pernicious anaemia

Pernicious anaemia (medical condition): Pernicious anemia is a blood disorder where the body is unable to...more »

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Pernicious anaemia: a chronic progressive anemia of older adults; thought to result from a lack of intrinsic factor (a substance secreted by the stomach that is responsible for the absorption of vitamin B12).
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Pernicious anaemia: anemia due to poor intestinal absorption of vitamin B12 caused by defective production of intrinsic factor (a carrier protein) by the gastric mucosa.
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Pernicious anaemia: Related Topics

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Pernicious anaemia as a Disease

Pernicious anaemia: Another name for Pernicious anemia (or close medical condition association).
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Pernicious anaemia: Related Diseases

Pernicious anaemia: Pernicious anaemia is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Pernicious anaemia

Some of the causes of Pernicious anaemia are included in the list below:

Symptoms of Pernicious anaemia (Pernicious anemia)

Some of the symptoms of Pernicious anaemia incude:

Treatments for Pernicious anaemia (Pernicious anemia)

Treatments for Pernicious anaemia (Pernicious anemia) include:

Treatment of Pernicious anaemia: For more treatment information about Pernicious anaemia, see treatment of Pernicious anemia (Pernicious anaemia)

Pernicious anaemia: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Pernicious anaemia:

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Terms Similar to Pernicious anaemia:

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Broader terms for Pernicious anaemia

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Hierarchical classifications of Pernicious anaemia

The following list attempts to classify Pernicious anaemia into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • anaemia,anemia
  • blood disease,blood disorder
  • blood dyscrasia
  • dyscrasia
  • health problem,ill health,unhealthiness
  • pathological state
  • condition,status
  • state

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