Nutritional anemia

What is Nutritional anemia?

Any anemia resulting from a dietary deficiency of materials essential to red blood cell formation, iron, vitamins (especially folic acid), protein.

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Would use of cocaine two days before a MCV blood count is taken result in a higher than normal MCV count?

doctor1 MD

Thanks for the query

Just the MCV has very little value, it has to be co related with MCH, MCHC and cbc. PLease get back to us with that. Cocaine...

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My daughter is 12 months old and her hemoglobin levels where 8.6 the doctor sent us to get blood . The doctor also said that she looked pale. The...

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Hb 8.6 for this age group is really low. A proper evaluation for cause of low Hb must be done. There may be so many causes for anemia of...

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Suggest me any good tonic or tablets to increase my haemoglobin level? My hb is 9gm and my age is 21

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Brief Answer:
Medicines can treat nutritional anemia only!

Detailed Answer:
Hi! thanks for your query!

Well, you are having moderate anemia but...

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