microcytic anaemia

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Synonyms for microcytic anaemia

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

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An important pitfall to avoid is to regard all microcytic anaemia as being IDA.
The elevated ZPP/H ratios is an indicator of microcytic anaemia of iron deficiency.
Microcytic anaemia mice have a mutation in Nramp2, a candidate iron transporter gene.
Deficiency of B6 results in hypochromic microcytic anaemia due to impaired synthesis of the haem moiety of haemoglobin; erythrocytes are small and pale due to the low content of oxygenated haemoglobin.
The laboratory tests showed a hypochromic, microcytic anaemia (Hb: 3.
5 years with mild hypochromic microcytic anaemia reported that 243 children were confirmed with iron deficiency and 215 with beta thalassaemia.
The blood count shows a hypochromic microcytic anaemia with the Hb varying from 25 to 130 g/L and an increased RDW (1).
Among the female population, equal incidences of normocytic normochromic anaemia and microcytic anaemia were found with incidence of 38% and macrocytic anaemia showed an incidence of 12%.