Macrocytic anemia

What is Macrocytic anemia?

It is a type of anemia caused due to vitamin B12 or folic acid deficiency.The red cells are enlarged.

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How do I raise my low ferritin without raising my other iron. I have severe hair loss with this and I also have macrocytic anemia. This has been...

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Low ferritin raise is possible if cause is treated

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Main reason for low...

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I am wondering if my anemia could be caused by drinking a few times a week over the years. My B12, iron and WBCs are normal - here are the...

doctor1 MD

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You have macrocytic anemia and you should search the cause.

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I have gone through your question. I can...

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I have low rbc (3.0) hgb (10.9), hct (33.3) and mchc (32.7) I have high mcv (107.6) and mch (35.2) What could be a possible diagnosis? I get b-12...

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Your complete blood count results reveals that you are having low RBC COUNT, MILD LOW HEMOGLOBIN, HIGH MCV...

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