What is included in patient education for pernicious anemia?

Updated: Feb 18, 2019
  • Author: Srikanth Nagalla, MD, MS, FACP; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Answer

Lifelong compliance in obtaining adequate vitamin B12 by injection (or possibly orally) is necessary to avoid relapse of pernicious anemia.

For patient education resources, see the Blood and Lymphatic System Center, as well as Anemia.


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