Megaloblastic Anemia and Dual Nutritional Deficiency Anemia

  • K. V. Karthika
  • Hara Prasad Pati


Megaloblastic anemia is a general term used to describe a group of anemias caused by impaired DNA synthesis and characterized by macro-ovalocytes in peripheral blood smear and megaloblastic erythroid hyperplasia in the bone marrow.


Vitamin B12 Folate Iron Megaloblastic anemia Causes Diagnosis Treatment Dimorphic anemia 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. V. Karthika
    • 1
  • Hara Prasad Pati
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of HematologyAll India Institute of Medical SciencesNew DelhiIndia

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