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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The USPSTF's review included 12 "good- or fair-quality randomized controlled trials," which evaluated the effects of iron supplementation on various maternal hematologic indexes, including hemoglobin level, serum ferritin level, anemia, iron deficiency, and iron deficiency anemia.
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Sri Lanka's Health Minister Maithripala Sirisena acknowledges Iron Deficiency Anemia is a public health problem.
In relation with general goal of this investigation, determining the iron deficiency anemia in pregnant women, on the basis of Hemoglobin and feritin serum, we can say that in this study about 37.
Heavy menstrual bleeding was the most common cause of iron deficiency anemia (62%), followed by gastric bypass surgery (24%), gastrointestinal abnormalities (6%), and heavy menstrual bleeding associated with the presence of uterine fibroid (5%).
This transfer method prevents iron deficiency anemia in newborns of mothers other than the ones with deep iron deficiency anemia (12,13).
SFP is a novel, investigational, continuous iron therapy in late-stage clinical development, designed to treat iron deficiency anemia in ESRD patients.
pylori cause iron deficiency anemia and iron-deficiency, but that even among children who do not have these conditions, their levels of iron are lower than otherwise healthy children," said Victor Cardenas, lead investigator of the study and associate professor of epidemiology at The University of Texas School of Public Health El Paso Regional Campus, part of UTHealth.
1) The assessment of iron deficiency anemia (IDA) is incomplete without demonstrating iron-deficient erythropoiesis, by looking at the red cell indices (mean corpuscular volume, mean cell haemoglobin and mean cell haemoglobin concentration (MCV, MCH and MCHC)).
3-9) Iron deficiency anemia has most commonly been reported in patients who eat clay.
Iron deficiency anemia may result from at least four conditions:
Describe specific laboratory tests and expected results to detect iron deficiency anemia.
Reduced frequency of iron deficiency anemia in sickle cell trait.
Serum transferrin receptor distinguishes the anemia of chronic disease from iron deficiency anemia.
I read with great interest the article (1) entitled "Effect of Omeprazole on Oral Iron Replacement in Patients With Iron Deficiency Anemia.