Sideroblastic anemia

What is Sideroblastic anemia?

Sieroblastic anemias are a group of conditions where there is a defective incorporation of the iron molecule in the hemoglobin, leading to anemia with involvement of many other systems of the body.

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Hello, my name is AAAAA. My baby has 3 month. He was born wiht Down Syndrome and afther, hepatosplenomegaly and afther a mont from birth has...

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Hi,

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Sideroblastic anemia is not related to Down's syndrome.

Hepatosplenomegaly- enlargement of liver and spleen...

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My daughter of 4 years age underwent ultrasound examination yesterday and identified with altered liver parenchymal echotexture with mild...

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thank you.you not mention why did you go for these investigation. if i consider the hematological test(low Hb & PCV,low MCV though MCH not known)...

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i am a marine engineer(chief engineer) aged 65 years. I am suffering from mds rars. it was detected on 27.11.2010. i have no other problem except...

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Hello,
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RARS ( Refractory anemia with ringed sideroblasts) is a clonal disorder characterized by ineffective...

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