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Sideroblastic anemia, autosomal

Sideroblastic anemia, autosomal: Introduction

Sideroblastic anemia, autosomal: An inherited form of anemia where an enzyme deficiency prevents red blood cells from using iron properly. The red blood cells become overloaded with iron which impairs the blood's ability to carry oxygen. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Sideroblastic anemia, autosomal is available below.

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Treatments for Sideroblastic anemia, autosomal

  • Treatment of sideroblastic anemia varies depending on the underlying cause. Treatments include:
    • Pyridoxine (Vitamin B6) - effective in many acquired and some congenital forms of the disease
    • Thiamine (Vitamin B1) - may be useful in certain types of sideroblastic anemia
    • Folate - may reverse siderobalstic changes in some patients and should be used in conjunction with pyridoxine
    • Blood transfusion - for significant anemia not responsive to pyridoxine
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Sideroblastic anemia, autosomal is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Sideroblastic anemia, autosomal, or a subtype of Sideroblastic anemia, autosomal, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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  1. Sideroblastic anemia, autosomal: Introduction
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  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
 

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