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Definition

Iron Deficiency Anemia is the result of subnormal iron stores resulting in a decrease in red cell production. Iron deficiency may result from inadequate ingestion of iron, inadequate absorption of iron, or chronic blood loss.

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Public Health Blood Loss Social Policy Iron Deficiency Cell Production 
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