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What is the cause of pica?
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Dr. William Lizarraga
Internal Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: Anemia, other
People who compulsively eat substances that are not meant to be food may have iron deficiency anemia.
Examples include ice and dirt. This can go along with a sense of tiredness, shortness of breath with exertion, and pale skin.

In brief: Anemia, other
People who compulsively eat substances that are not meant to be food may have iron deficiency anemia.
Examples include ice and dirt. This can go along with a sense of tiredness, shortness of breath with exertion, and pale skin.
Dr. William Lizarraga
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Dr. Bassam Amawi
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Pica?
Is appetite for non - nutritive food , causes unknown.

In brief: Pica?
Is appetite for non - nutritive food , causes unknown.
Dr. Bassam Amawi
Dr. Bassam Amawi
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