A 34-year-old member asked:
is there a cure for anemia?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Barry Rosen answered
33 years experience General Surgery
Depends on the cause: Anemia is a low red blood cell (rbc) count; this can also be defined by a low hemoglobin level, which is the protein that carries oxygen in the rbc. Anemia is either due to decreased production of rbcs (ie dietary) or increased destruction/loss (ie bleeding). Many of these causes are treatable/curable, but require diagnosis first.
Answered on Jul 1, 2019
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