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Is there a connection between megaloblastic anemia and nutrition?

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

The common causes of megaloblastic anemia are vitamin B12 deficiency and Folic Acid deficiency.
A diet poor in these vitamins may lead to megaloblastic anemia.

In brief: Maybe

The common causes of megaloblastic anemia are vitamin B12 deficiency and Folic Acid deficiency.
A diet poor in these vitamins may lead to megaloblastic anemia.
Dr. Steven Ginsberg
Dr. Steven Ginsberg
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Dr. Scott Bolhack
Wound care
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In brief: Megaloblastic anemia

There are several major known causes of megaloblastic anemia some of which are nutritional.
B12 and folate (folic acid) deficiencies can cause this specific type of anemia. Alchoholic liver disease can also result in this form of anemia.

In brief: Megaloblastic anemia

There are several major known causes of megaloblastic anemia some of which are nutritional.
B12 and folate (folic acid) deficiencies can cause this specific type of anemia. Alchoholic liver disease can also result in this form of anemia.
Dr. Scott Bolhack
Dr. Scott Bolhack
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