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Anemia of chronic disease: Treatment

Treatment The anemia will get better when the disease that is causing it is treated. The condition is rarely severe enough to require a blood transfusion. Iron supplements may sometimes be used, although they should only be given to patients … Read more

Anemia of chronic disease: Symptoms & Signs, Diagnosis & Tests

Symptoms & Signs You may not notice symptoms if you have another disease. Possible symptoms include: * Chest pain * Fatigue * Paleness * Shortness of breath Diagnosis & Tests The doctor will perform a physical examination. Tests that may … Read more

Anemia of chronic disease: Overview, Causes

Anemia of chronic disease: Overview, Causes

Alternate Names : Anemia of inflammation Definition Anemia of chronic disease is a blood disorder that results from a long-term (chronic) medical condition that affects the production and lifespan of red blood cells. See also: Anemia Overview, Causes, & Risk … Read more