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349 Possible Causes for Hematocrit Decreased, Jaundice, Mild Anemia

  • Thalassemia

    Diagnostic methods Diagnosis is suspected in infants younger than 2 years of age with severe microcytic anemia, mild jaundice and hepatosplenomegaly.[orpha.net] Mild anemia can make you feel tired. Mild anemia caused by alpha thalassemia trait might be mistaken for iron-deficiency anemia.[web.archive.org] Clinical description Patients present with moderate to severe anemia, jaundice and splenomegaly.[orpha.net]

  • Hereditary Spherocytosis

    This case also highlights the fact that physicians should consider concomitant hemolytic disease in patients in whom jaundice and infections that rarely cause jaundice coexist[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A 27-year-old Nigerian woman presented with mild anemia, jaundice, splenomegaly and a history of multiple blood transfusion.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] A complete blood count (CBC) may show increased reticulocytes, a sign of increased red blood cell production, and decreased hemoglobin and hematocrit.[en.wikipedia.org]

  • Cooley's Anemia

    Children develop life-threatening anemia, have failure to thrive, and may develop jaundice.[secure.ssa.gov] People with Cooley's anemia make less hemoglobin and fewer circulating red blood cells than normal, which results in mild or severe anemia.[blood.emedtv.com] The differential white blood count shows a decrease in most types of cells but not lymphocytes .[labtestsonline.org]

  • Alpha-Thalassemia

    Alpha-thalassemia Alpha-thalassemia inheritance pattern Specialty Hematology Symptoms Jaundice, Fatigue Anie KA, Massaglia P (March 2014).[en.wikipedia.org] The heterozygous form may be asymptomatic or marked by mild anemia. β-thalassemia ( beta-thalassemia ) that caused by diminished synthesis of beta chains of hemoglobin.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] BACKGROUND: Hereditary spherocytosis (HS) is a common inherited hemolytic anemia characterized by heterogeneous clinical presentations with variable degrees of anemia, jaundice[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Anemia

    […] bloody stools if the anemia is due to blood loss through the gastrointestinal tract. rapid heart rate low blood pressure rapid breathing pale or cold skin yellow skin called jaundice[web.archive.org] Even mild anemia may cause increased heart rate and affect left ventricular diastolic functions.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Throughout fetal life, erythrocytes decrease in size and increase in number: hematocrit increases from 30% to 40% during the second trimester to 50% to 63% at term.[pedsinreview.aappublications.org]

  • Congenital Hemolytic Anemia

    jaundice (yellowing) and splenomegaly (enlargement of the spleen).[medicinenet.com] anemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] After partial splenectomy, children overall had decreased transfusion requirements, increased hematocrits, decreased bilirubin levels, decreased reticulocyte counts, and elimination[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Congenital Dyserythropoietic Anemia

    , Neonatal/diagnosis Jaundice, Neonatal/etiology Jaundice, Neonatal/therapy Microscopy, Electron Phototherapy Pregnancy[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] All patients presented with mild anemia, marked hyperbilirubinemia and splenomegaly.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Following delivery the infant had serial blood counts performed over a 6-week period, which noted a steady decrease in her hematocrit to 16%.[bloodjournal.org]

  • Hemoglobin C Disease

    In some cases, jaundice may occur. Some people may develop gallstones that need to be treated. In most cases, no treatment is needed.[nlm.nih.gov] Hemoglobin C disease is a hemoglobinopathy causing mild hemolytic anemia.[symptoma.com] Hemoglobin S and C traits: contributing causes for decreased mean hematocrit in African-American children. PEDIATRICS. vol. 91, no. 4 (1993 Apr): 800-802.[en.wikibooks.org]

  • Hereditary Elliptocytosis

    As neonates, the nine relatives did not have any significant jaundice or anemia that was recognizable.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The patient presented for a general check up when his CBC showed only mild anemia with slightly increased reticulocytes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Post-splenectomy, patients with HE or HPP exhibit increased hematocrit, decreased reticulocyte counts, and improved clinical symptoms.[cancertherapyadvisor.com]

  • Pyruvate Kinase Deficiency

    Pyruvate kinase deficiency may cause pregnancy-associated jaundice.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Patients presenting with hemolytic anemia, either severe or mild hemolytic anemia, should be screened for PKD in the first year of life.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] density of mature erythrocytes, increased hematocrit, as well as decreased iron overload in kidney and liver and decreased serum iron.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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