- Links to sites which have been reviewed by librarians at the National Library of Medicine. Topics include News, General/Overviews, Clinical Trials, Diagnosis/Symptoms, Research, Specific Conditions/Aspects, Treatment, Genetics, Organizations, Statistics, Children, Teenagers, Women, and more. Read about hemoglobin, hematocrit, the serum iron test and ferritin test in the diagnosis of anemia. Read about low blood iron as a cause of anemia and specific types of anemia: aplastic anemia, thalassemia (Mediterranean anemia), Fanconi anemia, vitamin deficiency anemia, and others. Select espanol from the menu bar for Spanish links.
- Understanding Anemia â€“ the basics
- You can find out information about anemia, including the causes and the different types of anemia.
- Defines what anemia is and explains symptoms, causes, and treatment options. Also gives advice on how you can prevent anemia.
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