Anemia

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Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • genus of terrestrial or lithophytic ferns having pinnatifid fronds; chiefly of tropical America
  • a deficiency of red blood cells
  • a lack of vitality

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • a deficiency of red blood cells ,
  • a lack of vitality ,
  • genus of terrestrial or lithophytic ferns having pinnatifid fronds; chiefly of tropical America

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Anemia Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


Anemia (U.S. spelling) or anaemia means not having enough red blood cells or hemoglobin in the blood.

Dimorphic anemia means two types of anemia at the same time. For example, macrocytic hypochromic, due to hookworm infestation leading to not enough of both iron and vitamin B12 or folic acid or following a blood transfusion.



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