Iron Deficiency Anemia

(Anemia due to chronic blood loss; chlorosis) Iron deficiency is the most common cause of anemia and usually due to blood loss. The symptoms are usually nonspecific. The red blood cells are often microcytic and hypochromic and the iron storage levels low, as indicated by low serum ferritin and serum iron levels with high total iron binding capacity. Is diagnosed with iron deficiency anemia should be sought simultaneously for occult…

September 3, 2018