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Which gender is more likely to develop folate (folic acid) deficiency anemia?
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Dr. Steven Ginsberg
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Not sure
I suspect it may be more common in women, as pregnancy may deplete folate (folic acid) and require increased intake.

In brief: Not sure
I suspect it may be more common in women, as pregnancy may deplete folate (folic acid) and require increased intake.
Dr. Steven Ginsberg
Dr. Steven Ginsberg
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Dr. Hanford Brace
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Women
Women.

In brief: Women
Women.
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