Hemolytic anemia

Overview

In hemolytic anemia, red blood cells are destroyed faster than the body makes them. The condition can be inherited or due to a disease.

Symptoms

Symptoms include headaches and feeling grumpy and tired. As the condition worsens, the whites of the eyes may take on a blue tint.

Treatments

Treatments may include medications and blood transfusions.

Last Updated Jun 13, 2017


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