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247 Possible Causes for Easy Bruising, Macrocytic Anemia

  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency

    The symptoms of B12 deficiency include tiredness, light-headedness, rapid heart rate, easy bruising and bleeding, weight loss, bowel upset and sore tongue.[healthdirect.gov.au] Macrocytic anemias are generally classified into megaloblastic or nonmegaloblastic anemia.[doi.org] It may also cause easy bruising or bleeding, including bleeding gums, gastrointestinal side effects including sore tongue, stomach upset, weight loss, and diarrhea or constipation[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    bruising Cardiovascular system —causing abnormal heart beat/heart rate, heart failure, high blood pressure (hypertension), and other conditions Gastrointestinal (GI) tract[healthcommunities.com] Macrocytosis with an MCV 100 fL reflects the direct effect of alcohol on bone marrow as well as macrocytic anemia resulting from folate deficiency, which is common among undernourished[merckmanuals.com] Other diseases include scurvy, resulting from vitamin C deficiency; hypochromic macrocytic anemia, caused by folate deficiency, vitamin B 12 deficiency, or certain chemotherapeutic[britannica.com]

  • Myelodysplasia

    If you have symptoms, they may include Shortness of breath Weakness or feeling tired Skin that is paler than usual Easy bruising or bleeding Pinpoint spots under the skin[nlm.nih.gov] Medical Importance The myelodysplastic syndromes are clonal hematopoietic disorders that commonly cause macrocytic anemia in older patients.[hematology.org] The resulting deficiencies of platelets and red and white blood cells cause anemia, susceptibility to infections, and easy bruising and bleeding.[clinicaltrials.gov]

  • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria

    Symptoms Symptoms may include: Abdominal pain Back pain Blood clots, may form in some people Dark urine, comes and goes Easy bruising or bleeding Headache Shortness of breath[mountsinai.org] CBC showed leukopenia (WBC 2.9 x 103 /µL) with neutropenia (segmented neutrophils 48%), macrocytic anemia (Hgb 6.1 g/dL, hematocrit 20%, MCV,113 fL) and thrombocytopenia ([ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] bruising Coughing up blood Impotence Seizures Blood clots PNH is not inherited.[medicinenet.com]

  • Primary Myelofibrosis

    Easy bruising or bleeding. Petechiae (flat, red, pinpoint spots under the skin that are caused by bleeding). Fever. Night sweats. Weight loss.[navigatingcare.com] bruising Persistent bleeding Presence of kidney stones Fever Night sweats Bone pain Pale appearance (pallor) How is Primary Myelofibrosis Diagnosed?[dovemed.com] bruising Easy bleeding Excessive sweating during sleep (night sweats) Fever Bone pain When to see a doctor Make an appointment with your doctor if you have any persistent[mayoclinic.org]

  • Leukoerythroblastic Anemia

    The anemia causes fatigue, weakness, and paleness; the leukopenia causes increased susceptibility to infection; the thrombocytopenia causes easy bruising and bleeding.[proz.com] Nephropathy 2 hemolytic anemia hypochromic anemia Leukemoid Reaction macrocytic anemia Malarial Anemia microcytic anemia multiple myeloma myelodysplastic/myeloproliferative[rgd.mcw.edu] Severe anemia, easy bruising or bleeding, and multiple infections can result because of the lack of healthy blood cells.[oncolink.org]

  • Severe Aplastic Anemia

    These include fatigue, shortness of breath, fever, recurrent infections, easy bruising or unusual bleeding.[leukemiabmtprogram.org] If cell size is much smaller than normal, it is known as microcytic anemia. If it is much bigger than normal, then it is macrocytic anemia.[labtestsonline.org] Platelets are responsible for normal blood clotting and low numbers can result in easy bruising and bleeding which can be deadly.[clinicaltrials.gov]

  • Tropical Sprue

    Patients with tropical sprue typically present with macrocytic anemia due to malabsorption of folate and/or vitamin B(12).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Keywords Main Side Effect Main Drug Interaction Macrocytic Anemia Tropical Sprue Celiac Sprue These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors.[link.springer.com] Past studies have indicated a megaloblastic macrocytic anemia, steatorrhea, impaired absorption of glucose, and abnormal x-ray patterns of the small bowel in untreated patients[jamanetwork.com]

  • Whipple Disease

    Whipple disease is a systemic illness resulting from bacterial infection by a rare species of bacilli, Tropheryma whippleii. The gastrointestinal tract is the most frequently affected organ although the disease can spread to joints, central nervous system, eyes and rarely, heart. The disease is clinically presented with[…][symptoma.com]

  • Malabsorption Syndrome

    bruising; tingling in fingers or toes; and numbness or burning sensation in legs or feet.[encyclopedia.com] Hemogram- Microcytic anemia- Iron Macrocytic anemia- Vit B12, folate 2. Prothrombin time- Vitamin K level decreased 3. Serum albumin- Decreased (protein loss) 4.[histopathology-india.net] Anemia also results from vitamin B-12 deficiency, and for this reason, it can be either microcytic (due to iron deficiency) and macrocytic (due to vitamin B-12 deficiency)[symptoma.com]

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