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anemia US English

A condition marked by a deficiency of red blood cells or of hemoglobin in the blood, resulting in pallor and weariness

aplastic anemia US English

Deficiency of all types of blood cells caused by failure of bone marrow development

Cooley's anemia US English

Another term for thalassemia.

pernicious anemia US English

A deficiency in the production of red blood cells through a lack of vitamin B12

sickle cell anemia US English

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