What are the infectious etiologies of anemia?

Updated: Oct 08, 2018
  • Author: Joseph E Maakaron, MD; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Infectious etiologies include the following:

  • Viral - Hepatitis, infectious mononucleosis, cytomegalovirus

  • Bacterial - Clostridia, gram-negative sepsis

  • Protozoal - Malaria, leishmaniasis, toxoplasmosis


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