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Table 2 MCP and severity of anemia according to profiles of anemia (page 8, line 180)

From: Anemia management in non-menopausal women in a primary care setting: a prospective evaluation of clinical practice

EtiologyProfile of anemia according to MCVProfile of anemia cases and severityAll anemia
MicrocyticNormocyticMacrocyticMildModerateSevere
Iron Deficiency72% (n = 24)25% (n = 8)3% (n = 1)41% (n = 13)56% (n = 18)3% (n = 1)74% (n = 32)
Dysthyroidie0%0%100% (n = 1)0%100% (n = 1)0%2% (n = 1)
Cirrhosis0%0%100% (n = 1)0%100% (n = 1)0%2% (n = 1)
Kidney failure0%0%100% (n = 1)0%100% (n = 1)0%2% (n = 1)
Vitamin B12 Deficiency0%100% (n = 2)0%50% (n = 1)0%50% (n = 1)5% (n = 2)
Vitamin B9
Deficiency
0%0%100% (n = 2)0%100% (n = 1)50% (n = 1)5% (n = 2)
Heterocygous
Β-thalassemia
100% (n = 1)0%0%0%100% (n = 1)0%2% (n = 1)