macrocytic anemia


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Related to macrocytic anemia: microcytic anemia, macrocytic anaemia
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Noun1.macrocytic anemia - anemia in which the average size of erythrocytes is larger than normalmacrocytic anemia - anemia in which the average size of erythrocytes is larger than normal
anemia, anaemia - a deficiency of red blood cells
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2 mmol/L; creatinine 327 [mu]mol/L) and a macrocytic anemia (Hb 91 g/L; MCV 107 fL).
Nor did most of them have macrocytic anemia, peripheral neuropathy, or other clinical signs of vitamin [B.
influenza vaccine), and Vitamin B12 or liver extract (except for patients with macrocytic anemia, the diagnosis of which is established on the basis of hematological studies).