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What is hypochromic microcytic anemia?
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Dr. Liawaty Ho
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Smaller & paller RBC
Anemia where the RBC look smaller in size and paller- due to decrease hemoglobin content in the rbc.
Can be found in iron deficiency anemia, also in Alpha or beta thalassemia minor for instance.

In brief: Smaller & paller RBC
Anemia where the RBC look smaller in size and paller- due to decrease hemoglobin content in the rbc.
Can be found in iron deficiency anemia, also in Alpha or beta thalassemia minor for instance.
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