- A condition in which the number of red blood cells or their oxygen-carrying capacity is insufficient to meet the body's needs.
- A pale and weak condition caused by this deficiency.
From new latin, from greek anaimia, from an- "without" + haima "blood".
- Anemia is a common blood disorder that can cause fatigue and weakness.
- Iron deficiency anemia is caused by lack of iron in the diet.
- The patient was diagnosed with anemia and prescribed iron supplements.
- Anemia can be caused by various factors, such as chronic disease or blood loss.
- The symptoms of anemia include fatigue, weakness, and shortness of breath.