ADDISON ANEMIA & TREATMENT
Definition: What is "Addison Anemia"?
Addison Anemia is a medical condition caused by the malabsorption of Vitamin B-12 & is relatively common form of anemia.
Symptoms & Signs
Symptoms includes low grade fever, beefy red smooth tongue, yellow waxy pallor with premature whitening of the hair, flabbiness, blotchy skin pigmentation, retinal hemorrhages & spenic tip.
Treatment: How to Treat "Addison Anemia"?
Treatment includes blood transfusions & administration of medicines designed to alleviate symptoms including occurrence of anemia.
Addison Anemia is a hereditary disease.
Diagnosis is made through serum testing, blood testing & Schilling tests.