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?

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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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