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Medical Term:

achlorhydric anemia

 

Definition: a form of chronic hypochromic microcytic anemia associated with achlorhydria or achylia gastrica; observed most frequently in women in the third to fifth decades.

Synonym(s): Faber anemia, Faber syndrome

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