Anemia of chronic disease

What is Anemia of chronic disease?

It is the anemia arising secondary to any chronic medical conditions, due to inability to properly use iron stores in the body.

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Dear Sir, I have asked this to several doctors and I want to have your opinion as well. I'm a healthy person who sports 4-5 times a week and eat...

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Investigations suggest anemia of chronic disease

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Thanks for posting your query on Healthcaremagic.

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The blood test report mentions

Severe anisopoikilocytosis. The RBCs are normo to microcytic / hypochromic with a few elongated cells, teardrop...

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Blood test reports-interpretation

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Thank you for your query. I can understand your concerns.
Your blood report...

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I received my pathology report back from the VA. I would like to know what a few things mean.
(1) The lymphocytes and monocytes have a benign mixed...

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I would recommend bone marrow study and stool test for occult blood.

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Hello mam,
I did review your concern.
Your...

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