iron deficiency anemia

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Synonyms for iron deficiency anemia

a form of anemia due to lack of iron in the diet or to iron loss as a result of chronic bleeding

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M2 EQUITYBITES-February 3, 2014-AMAG Pharmaceuticals Inc wins new US patent for ferumoxytol for the treatment of iron deficiency anemia
Severe iron deficiency anemia in a child with idiopathic pulmonary hemosiderosis: a case report.
One trial compared InjectaferA to VenoferA in patients with iron deficiency anemia and chronic kidney disease.
Heavy menstrual bleeding was the most common cause of iron deficiency anemia (62%), followed by gastric bypass surgery (24%), gastro intestinal abnormalities (6%), and heavy menstrual bleeding associated with the presence of uterine fibroids (5%).
The prevalence of iron deficiency anemia among 1- to 2-year-olds is about 10% and is highest among low socioeconomic groups.
Iron deficiency anemia, on the other hand, is often brought about in the elderly by poor absorption of iron--a micronutrient that forms part of hemoglobin--in the digestive tract, diet that lacks enough iron, or blood loss due to chronic but asymptomatic internal bleeding such as those caused by frequent intake of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) to relieve joint and body pains, and chronic gastrointestinal ulcer.
Reversal of iron deficiency anemia after Helicobacter pylori eradication in patients with asymptomatic gastritis.
A guide to diagnosis of iron deficiency and iron deficiency anemia in digestive diseases.
An article in JAMA Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery reports an association between iron deficiency anemia and hearing loss.
Objective: We aimed at finding out reliable parameter in the differentiation of iron deficiency anemia (IDA) and beta-thalassemia trait (ss-TT) in the adult population subjected to Saudi Arabian Premarital Screening Program.
Researchers evaluated associations between hearing loss and iron deficiency anemia (IDA) and found that it increased the odds of hearing loss.