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Sideropenic anemia

Sideropenic anemia: Introduction

Sideropenic anemia: Sideropenic anemia is a blood abnormality characterized by reduced iron levels in the plasma. It is a very common form of anemia. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Sideropenic anemia is available below.

Symptoms of Sideropenic anemia

Treatments for Sideropenic anemia

  • Treat underlying cause. Possible therapies includes: iron supplementation, vitamin C supplements are also usually advised in order to increase iron absorption, increase dietary intake of iron
  • Treatment of sideropenic or iron deficiency anaemia is dependant upon the underlying cause for the iron deficiency. Treatments include:
    • 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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Sideropenic anemia: Complications

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Causes of Sideropenic anemia

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Sideropenic anemia: Rare Types

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Prognosis for Sideropenic anemia

Prognosis for Sideropenic anemia: Iron supplementation and dietary changes (increased iron in diet) will correct the condition. Close monitoring is needed to ensure that excessive iron supplements are not consumed as this can lead to toxicity, especially in children.

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