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Normocytic normochromic anemia is the most common type of anemia among hypothyroid patients followed by microcytic hypochromic anemia and macrocytic hypochromic anemia in studied subjects.
Usefulness of Red cell Indices in Differentiating Microcytic Hypochromic Anemias. GJMS.
Microcytic hypochromic anemia (7.14 percent), diabetes mellitus (7.14 percent), hyperchole-sterolemia (3.57 percent) were noticed.
Like Denic et al., we also suggest that concurrent iron deficiency anaemia should be considered in cases of borderline HbA2 with microcytic hypochromic anemia. On the other hand, we came across few cases with 3.4-3.6% HbA2 with normal MCV and MCH values.
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.
-- If two of the four loci are affected, the condition is called alpha thalassemia trait with mild microcytic hypochromic anemia.
The other patient had a history of chronic microcytic hypochromic anemia. The increased Hb [A.sub.2] concentration, the decreased osmolality fragility, and the typical findings on the peripheral blood smear suggested deletional [beta]-thalassemia minor.
The MCV was above normal in macrocytic anemia and was the lowest in microcytic hypochromic anemia. The MCH was the lowest in microcytic hypochromic anemia and the highest in macrocytic anemia.
Peripheral blood smear suggested microcytic hypochromic anemia with anisopoikilocytosis.
Graph 1 < 1 yr 1.5 Yr 6.12 Yr 13.18 Yr 9% 16% 30% 45% Microcytic hypochromic anemia 33.3 43.7 33.3 20 Macrocytic anemia 11.11 6.3 18.3 18.3 Dimorphic anemia 1.1 12.5 40 53.3 Haemolytic anemia 44 31.2 6.7 2.2 Normocytic normochromic anemia 0 6.3 6.7 11.1 Note: Table made from bar graph.
Mild anemia: hemoglobin concentration between 11g/dL and 11.9 g/dL; moderate anemia: hemoglobin concentration between 8g/dL and 10.9 g/dL; normocytic normochromic anemia: hemoglobin concentration less than 12 g/dL, MCV value between 80 fL and 100 fL and MCHC value between 32 g/dL and 36 g/dL; microcytic hypochromic anemia: hemoglobin concentration less than 12 g/dL, MCV value less than 80 fL and MCHC value less than 32 g/dL.
The role of hephaestin in iron absorption was first shown in the sla (sexlinked anemia) mouse with moderate to severe microcytic hypochromic anemia (4), (5).
In microcytic hypochromic anemia, red cells are small and have a reduced amount of hemoglobin.