hypochromic anemia


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Related to hypochromic anemia: hyperchromic anemia, microcytic hypochromic anemia
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Noun1.hypochromic anemia - anemia characterized by a decrease in the concentration of corpuscular hemoglobin
anemia, anaemia - a deficiency of red blood cells
Mediterranean anaemia, Mediterranean anemia, thalassaemia, thalassemia - an inherited form of anemia caused by faulty synthesis of hemoglobin
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The MCH was the lowest in microcytic hypochromic anemia and the highest in macrocytic anemia.
Investigation showed microcytic hypochromic anemia (Hb 8.
Genotyping of alpha-thalassemia in microcytic hypochromic anemia patients from North India.
5 mg/dl), creatinine clearance of 57 ml/mn, microcytic hypochromic anemia, proteinuria, high calciuria (638.
Thalassemias (Table 1) typically result in the development of microcytic and hypochromic anemia (NAOUM, 1999), while alpha-thalassemia has been reported as the most common heritable change of the abnormal hemoglobin synthesis.
1) Haemogram--Microcytic hypochromic anemia was noted in 4 patients.
we also suggest that concurrent iron deficiency anaemia should be considered in cases of borderline HbA2 with microcytic hypochromic anemia.
falciparum, thrombocytopenia (platelet count 42000/cc) and hypochromic anemia.