hypochromic microcytic anemia


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hypochromic microcytic anemia

[‚hī·pə′krō·mik ‚mī·krə¦sid·ik ə‚nē·mē·ə]
(medicine)
An anemia associated with erythrocytes of reduced size and hemoglobin content.
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Peripheral blood examination showed hypochromic microcytic anemia, anisocytosis, and target cells.
Erythrocytosis and a mild hypochromic microcytic anemia characterize this heterozygous condition.
Serum Iron and Total iron binding capacity (TIBC was performed on semi-automated spectrophotometer (Chem 7) in patients with hypochromic microcytic anemia.