A condition marked by a deficiency of red blood cells or of hemoglobin in the blood, resulting in pallor and weariness
Deficiency of all types of blood cells caused by failure of bone marrow development
Another term for thalassemia.
A deficiency in the production of red blood cells through a lack of vitamin B12
A severe hereditary form of anemia in which a mutated form of hemoglobin distorts the red blood cells into a crescent shape at low oxygen levels. It is most common among those of African descent
Anaemia developed by polar explorers as a result of the restricted diet and other conditions experienced in polar regions.
A typically mild degree of anaemia associated with intensive physical training and having a number of contributory factors, including increased destruction of red blood cells and plasma volume expansion.
= pernicious anaemia.
Thalassaemia, especially thalassaemia major.
Anaemia resulting from depletion of the body's stores of iron, typically associated with dietary insufficiency of iron and/or chronic loss of blood.
= Addisonian anaemia.