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A condition in which the level of haemoglobin in the blood is reduced for any of various reasons, including haemorrhage. See aplastic anaemia; congenital dyserythropoietic anaemia; Diamond–Blackfan anaemia; erythroblastosis fetalis; Fanconi's anaemia; haemolytic anaemia; iron-deficiency anaemia; leucoerythroblastic anaemia; megaloblastic anaemia (pernicious anaemia); microangiopathic haemolytic anaemia; sickle cell anaemia; spherocytosis; warm antibody haemolytic anaemia.

Subjects: Medicine and Health.

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