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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  • Nutritional anemia drug recalled
    A drug for nutritional anemia and loss of appetite has been recalled due to wrong active ingredient. In an advisory, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) said Dann's Aid Laboratories voluntary recalled its product, Ferrous Sulfate (as heptahydrate) 2mg/mL solution, under the brand name La Rosa Vino de Quina with lot number 130205. “The Product lot was foun Read more on this news related to 'Anemia'
  • Akebia Completes Enrolment in Phase II Renal Anemia Study - Analyst Blog
    Akebia Therapeutics (AKBA) completed enrolment in the third and final cohort of a phase II study on AKB-6548, being evaluated for treating patients with anemia related to chronic kidney disease undergoing dialysis. Read more on this news related to 'Anemia'
  • New memoir chronicles life of ‘The Girl with the Lion Heart’
    Elvelyna B. Beaubrun’s memoir details experiences of living with sickle cell anemia, overcoming obstacles (PRWeb March 24, 2015) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/TheGirlwiththeLionHeart/ElvelynaBeaubrun/prweb12607902.htm Read more on this news related to 'Anemia'

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