Anemia Archive

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Overview Anemia is defined as having an abnormally decreased amount of red blood cells or haemoglobin in the blood stream, which may or may not cause symptoms. Red blood cells are essential to the human body because they contain proteins called haemoglobin, and the ...Read More

Anemia in Chronic Kidney Disease or CKD

Anemia in context of CRF usually correlates with the severity of Renal failure.Deficiency of erythropoietin is the primary cause of anemia in chronic renal failure.Anemia is responsible for several nonspecific symptoms in a patient with CRF. Mechanisms implicated for Anemia in CKD are- 1. Relative ...Read More