Anemia

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Anemia (U.S. spelling) or anaemia means not having enough red blood cells or hemoglobin in the blood.

Types or causes of anemia[change | edit source]

Microcytic anemia[change | edit source]

Normocytic anemia[change | edit source]

Macrocytic anemia[change | edit source]

Dimorphic anemia[change | edit source]

Dimorphic anemia means two types of anemia at the same time. For example, macrocytic hypochromic, due to hookworm infestation leading to not enough of both iron and vitamin B12 or folic acid or following a blood transfusion.