macrocytic anemia


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Synonyms for macrocytic anemia

anemia in which the average size of erythrocytes is larger than normal

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Anemia: microcytic anemia (MCV _ 70), macrocytic anemia (MCV > 110), or anemia with morphologic features of hemolysis 2.
Laboratory values were indicative of macrocytic anemia (erythrocytes, 3.
In the first case, a girl aged 15 months was hospitalized in August 2001 after her pediatrician diagnosed her with failure to thrive, developmental delay and severe macrocytic anemia.
In addition, 5 months before the onset of his paresthesias, he was discovered to have a macrocytic anemia that did not respond to treatment with vitamin [B.