hypochromic anemia

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Related to hypochromic anemia: hyperchromic anemia, microcytic hypochromic anemia
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Synonyms for hypochromic anemia

anemia characterized by a decrease in the concentration of corpuscular hemoglobin

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If two of the four loci are affected, the condition is called alpha thalassemia trait with mild microcytic hypochromic anemia.
The patient had signs of compensatory hypochromic anemia, which was attributable to menorrhagia.
2] in the context of a microcytic/ hypochromic anemia exhibiting target cells in the peripheral blood.