Hypochromic anemia

What is Hypochromic anemia?

Anemia characterized by a decrease in the ratio of the weight of hemoglobin to the volume of the erythrocyte, the mean corpuscular hemoglobin concentration is less than normal; the individual cells contain less hemoglobin than under optimal conditions and stain more faintly.

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I felt tired, sleepy and nausea and numbness in my toes so I did a full blood count it came MCV normal MCH ,MCHC low and HB 10.9 . what should I do...

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It is hypochromic .IDA is one of causes of hypochromic anemia.

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This is Dr.Balaji from hyderabad .My baby girl aged 3 years is having problem of irrritability,anger and aggressive behavioural episodes of few...

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Normocytic hypochromic anemia is not a tenable combination, Dr. Balaji. Chronic disease can cause normochromic, normocytic anemia. What is the...

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I got my complete health checkup done and it shows little abnormality in Liver Function Profile. Can you please advise what could be the cause for...

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Your liver enzymes...

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