What are the nutritional etiologies of anemia?

Updated: Nov 26, 2019
  • Author: Joseph E Maakaron, MD; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Nutritional etiologies include the following:

  • Iron deficiency

  • Vitamin B-12 deficiency

  • Folate deficiency

  • Starvation and generalized malnutrition

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