hypochromic microcytic anemia
Definition: anemia due to iron deficiency or thalassemia, and characterized by subnormal mean corpuscular volume, mean corpuscular hemoglobin, and mean corpuscular hemoglobin concentration.
Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.
© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.
Search Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Examples: glitazone, GI cocktail, etc.