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Anemia vs. Hemophilia

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Anemianoun

A medical condition in which the capacity of the blood to transport oxygen to the tissues is reduced, either because of too few red blood cells, or because of too little hemoglobin, resulting in pallor and fatigue.

Hemophilianoun

A condition characterized by a tendency to profuse and uncontrollable hemorrhage from the slightest wounds; it is caused by an absence or abnormality of a clotting factor in the blood, and is a recessive genetic disease linked to the X-chromosome, and therefore usually occurs only in males; there are several specific forms. It may be treated by administering purified clotting factor. It was formerly termed Hematophilia.

Anemianoun

A disease or condition that has anemia as a symptom.

‘Pernicious anemia and sickle-cell anemia are two anemias.’;

Hemophilianoun

congenital tendency to uncontrolled bleeding; usually affects males and is transmitted from mother to son

Anemianoun

Ischemia.

Anemianoun

a deficiency of red blood cells

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Anemianoun

a lack of vitality

Anemianoun

genus of terrestrial or lithophytic ferns having pinnatifid fronds; chiefly of tropical America

Anemia

Anemia (also spelled anaemia) is a decrease in the total amount of red blood cells (RBCs) or hemoglobin in the blood, or a lowered ability of the blood to carry oxygen. When anemia comes on slowly, the symptoms are often vague and may include feeling tired, weakness, shortness of breath, and a poor ability to exercise.

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