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Unformatted text preview: well Iron Globin Folic Acid Drugs-Short-term stores (wks to months)-INC homocyst. B12 Def-Long term stores (years)-INC Homocyst .-INC MMA-Neurologi cal dysfunctio n MDS Vascular Problem M e m b r a n e Inside-Fe Deficiency-Chronic blood loss (menses) -GI bleed-Dietary -TIBC & transferrin g INC-Ferritin (iron Thalassemias--Micro- vascular DIC (firbin) Marco- vascular Heart-valves Congenital I m m u n e ( d r u g (enzymopathy) G6PD *you’re good until given ox. Drug *primaquine antimalarial (Africa trip) Hemogloblinopathy e.g. SS disease treat with Hydroxurea (Increase fetal Hgb) storage) DEC s )-Fe sequestration (Fe is not being release in the bone marrow trapped intestine and macrophages) Anemia of Chronic Inflammation (traps Fe due to cytokines)-TIBC & transferrin g DEC-Ferritin (iron storage) INC--...
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- Spring '11
- Hemoglobin, Bone marrow, Reticulocytes index, im ature attempts