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hypochromic anemia


hypochromic anemia

noun hy·po·chro·mic anemia \ˌhī-pə-ˌkrō-mik-\

Definition of HYPOCHROMIC ANEMIA

:  an anemia marked by deficient hemoglobin and usually microcytic red blood cells and associated with lack of available iron—compare hyperchromic anemia
March 02, 2015
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