A 41-year-old female asked:
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pernicious anemia just diagnosed what should i know? go to the doctor later this week.

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Dr. Charles Greenberg
44 years experience General Practice
Eaily treated: Autoimmune disease and you do not absorb b12. Must get treated or it can caause problems with blood and nervous sytem.
Answered on Jun 9, 2013
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