What are the treatment approach considerations for anemia?

Updated: Oct 08, 2018
  • Author: Joseph E Maakaron, MD; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Drugs and chemicals capable of producing aplasia or a maturation arrest of erythroid precursors should be discontinued or avoided. Similarly, diseases known to be associated with anemia should be appropriately treated. Guidelines for the treatment of chemotherapy-associated anemia are available.


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