iron deficiency anemia


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Noun1.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
chlorosis, greensickness - iron deficiency anemia in young women; characterized by weakness and menstrual disturbances and a green color to the skin
anemia, anaemia - a deficiency of red blood cells
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The 2006 recommendation differed from the current one in that it had advocated for routine screening for iron deficiency anemia in pregnant women.
He said that "This is an extremely significant development that addresses Iron Deficiency Anemia (IDA) in AJ and K with just a mere cost of 0.
Child food insecurity and iron deficiency anemia in low-income infants and toddlers in the United States.
UNICEF has estimated 1 in 3 children and 1 in 4 adults in Sri Lanka suffer from iron deficiency anemia, making it the most critical micronutrient-related deficiency in the country of 20 million people, Xinhua reported.
Differential diagnosis of anemia of chronic disease and iron deficiency anemia and combination of iron deficiency anemia and anemia of chronic disease anemia in patients with rheumatoid arthritis IDA ACD COMBI anemia Mean erythrocyte Reduced Normal Reduced to normal volume Color index Reduced Normal Reduced to normal Serum iron Reduced Normal Reduced Total iron binding Elevated Normal Normal to elevated capacity Serum ferritin Reduced Normal Reduced to normal to elevated Serum transferrin Elevated Normal Normal to elevated Serum erythropoietin Elevated Elevated Elevated Relative No Yes Yes erythropoietin deficiency IDA: Iron deficiency anemia; ACD: Anemia of chronic disease; COMBI: Combination of IDA and ACD.
Ozsoylu suggests that iron deficiency anemia due to diaphragmatic hernia is not very rare.
Iron Deficiency Anemia (IDA) is a common co-morbid condition in pre-dialysis CKD and dialysis patients where the body does not have enough iron to produce a normal supply of red blood cells.
One trial compared InjectaferA to VenoferA in patients with iron deficiency anemia and chronic kidney disease.
The main deficit of micro--nutrient is iron deficiency anemia this deficiency is the most common deficiency of micro nutrients in the world and it affected about 1 third people of the world.
Of the total, 130 demonstrated iron deficiency anemia after undergoing laboratory studies that included complete blood count, ferritin, iron/total iron-binding capacity, reticulocyte count, and review of the peripheral blood film.
In recent years, demonstration of low developmental test values in children with iron deficiency anemia is a problem which should be emphasized (8,10).
a fully-integrated biopharmaceutical company offering innovative products and services targeting end-stage renal disease (ESRD), chronic kidney disease (CKD), and iron-deficiency anemia, announced today that it has initiated enrollment in its second pivotal Phase III clinical study called CRUISE-2, designed to treat iron deficiency anemia in hemodialysis dependent-chronic kidney disease patients receiving erythropoietin.