microcytic anaemia


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Noun1.microcytic anaemia - anemia in which the average size of erythrocytes is smaller than normal
anemia, anaemia - a deficiency of red blood cells
microcytosis - a blood disorder characterized by the presence of microcytes (abnormally small red blood cells) in the blood; often associated with anemia
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India being the diabetic capital of the world, along with microcytic anaemia prevailing so common in the community, needs certain measures to prevent false reporting of diabetic cases.
A blood film would have shown a hypochromic microcytic anaemia.
Females of child bearing age (16 - 45 years) who presented with hypochromic microcytic anaemia were included in the study.
Beta-thalassemia trait (BTT) and iron deficiency anaemia (IDA) are the most commonly encountered disorders of hypochromic and microcytic anaemia.
Microcytic anaemia and haemoglobinopathy in Cape Town children.
Iron deficiency anaemia, the most commonly recognized form of nutritional deficiency, is prevalent among infants and young children as hypochromic microcytic anaemia.
244 cases (77%) had picture of microcytic anaemia (iron deficiency) on PBS, 16 (5%) cases with dimorphic picture (iron and folate deficiency), followed by megalobalstic (folate or vitamin B12 deficiency) and Pl.
Blood tests revealed hypochromic microcytic anaemia.
Mir Muhammad Sehto talked about "Comparison of microcytic anaemia in primigradida and multigravida women".