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what is symptomatic anemia

A 72-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeremiah Gelles
55 years experience Cardiology
Aortic Stenosis: With or without anemia aortic stenosis is bad and if it is truly symptomatic should be treated. Anemia should be evaluated. If your usual level of exe ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Sometimes: Anemia is sometimes much more likely is certain ethnicities. These anemias include sickle cell and thalassemia minor.
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Dr. Richard Bensinger
52 years experience Ophthalmology
Yes: Anemia is low blood count. The most common form is due to low iron ingestion but other forms include blood loss, inherited changes in blood cells (li ... Read More
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Dr. Roberto Estrada
33 years experience Pediatrics
Many ways: Known to produce decrease intelligence affect development and behavior cause cardiovascular problem such as heart murmur and congestive failure of ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
41 years experience Internal Medicine
Anemia can lead to:: Ischemia, Metabolic acidosis.
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Dr. Pedro Hernandez
40 years experience Geriatrics
PICA: In medicine we call "pica" to the strong desire to eat or drink very unusual substances or foods. Children and adults with pica may eat: animal feces, ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
Not: Specifically.
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
40 years experience Geriatrics
Procrit (epoetin alfa)?: Please elaborate your question. If you talk about Procrit (epoetin alfa) and the like... in the US, primary care physicians have some restrictions to ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Dugan
Specializes in Hematology
About 3 dozen: Different things lead to anemia. Blood loss, infection, blood destruction, medications, vitamin deficiencies, chronic inflammatory diseases, primary ... Read More
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Dr. Nisheeth Gupta
Specializes in Hematology and Oncology
YES: But more important check your thyroid. Low throid (hypothyroidism ) is more likely and easily treatable.
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