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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14 percent) were having microcytic hypochromic anemia in our study.
Agarwal, "Genotyping of alpha-thalassemia in microcytic hypochromic anemia patients from North India," Journal of Applied Genetics, vol.
Initial blood film examination revealed anemia, thrombocytosis, and leukocytosis and hematological findings indicated macrocytic hypochromic anemia.
In microcytic hypochromic anemia, red cells are small and have a reduced amount of hemoglobin.
If two of the four loci are affected, the condition is called alpha thalassemia trait with mild microcytic hypochromic anemia.
The interference of lead with Heme synthesis results in an ineffective erythropoetic state in which shortened survival of red blood cells and difficulty in Heme synthesis produces a mild microcytic hypochromic anemia (Harmening, 1987).
The patient had signs of compensatory hypochromic anemia, which was attributable to menorrhagia.
Beta-thalassemia trait, its least extreme form, generates a mild hypochromic anemia, while beta- thalassemia major, the most extreme form, creates a severe, progressive anemia beyond the neonatal period.
RDWI appears to be a reliable and useful index for initial screening of microcytic hypochromic anemia and is better than RDW in differentiating IDA from ssTT.
In this study, cases of microcytic hypochromic anemia are highest, i.
Peripheral blood smear suggested microcytic hypochromic anemia with anisopoikilocytosis.
6gm%, PBS- microcytic hypochromic anemia was present.
Objective: To investigate the factors affecting serum ferritin level in school going healthy children in Distt Bannu, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and to know the potential risk in children associated with hypoferritinemia, leading to microcytic hypochromic anemia in our population.