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My friend, s baby was diagnosed with hemolytic anemia, and I am wondering what that is?

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Dr. Steven Ginsberg
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Blood destruction

Hemolytic anemia is anemia caused by blood cell destruction.
Anemia can generally occur due to decreased red blood cell production or to increased red blood cell destruction. Both of these have many underlying causes.

In brief: Blood destruction

Hemolytic anemia is anemia caused by blood cell destruction.
Anemia can generally occur due to decreased red blood cell production or to increased red blood cell destruction. Both of these have many underlying causes.
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