Anemia: Low Rbc and Low Hgb
Anemia: Low RBC and/or low HgB
Hypoproliferative (not producing enough): Deficiencies, Cancer.
Hemolytic (destruction of): Disease, hyperslenism, mech. Heart valves.
S/S: Fatigue, weakness, malaise, pallor, jaundice, cardiac and respiratory symptoms, tongue/nail changes, pica,
Nail changes, angular cheilosis (cracks at corners of mouth)
PT w/ hypothytoid may be asymptomatic. PT w/ CV or Pulmonary disease may have severe symptoms.