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What are the severities caused because of anemia?

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Dr. Liawaty Ho
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
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In brief: Anemia

Anemia is a condition when hemoglobin level is below the normal range.
It can be caused by many things- i.e. Bleeding, iron, vit B12 deficiency, red blood cell destruction, , bone marrow failure etc. It can be so severe- such as in massive bleeding- and people do die from massive bleeding if bleeding can't be controlled. In chronic case- heart failure, other organ dysfunction/failure can happen.

In brief: Anemia

Anemia is a condition when hemoglobin level is below the normal range.
It can be caused by many things- i.e. Bleeding, iron, vit B12 deficiency, red blood cell destruction, , bone marrow failure etc. It can be so severe- such as in massive bleeding- and people do die from massive bleeding if bleeding can't be controlled. In chronic case- heart failure, other organ dysfunction/failure can happen.
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Dr. Kelty Baker
Internal Medicine - Hematology
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In brief: Symptoms of anemia

Anemia can cause fatigue, lightheadedness when standing, chest pain, shortness of breath, and pain in the legs with exercise.

In brief: Symptoms of anemia

Anemia can cause fatigue, lightheadedness when standing, chest pain, shortness of breath, and pain in the legs with exercise.
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