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Descriptor in English: Anemia, Refractory
Descriptor in Spanish: Anemia Refractaria
Descriptor in Portuguese: Anemia Refratária
Descriptor in French: Anémie réfractaire
Entry term(s): Anemias, Refractory
Refractory Anemia
Refractory Anemias
Tree number(s): C15.378.071.400
C15.378.190.625.062
Scope note: A severe sometimes chronic anemia, usually macrocytic in type, that does not respond to ordinary antianemic therapy.
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Online Note: search ANEMIA, APLASTIC 1975-85
History Note: 86; was see ANEMIA, APLASTIC 1975-85
DeCS UI: 19563
Descriptor UI: D000753
Date Established: 1986/01/01
Date of Entry: 1985/06/06
Revision Date: 1991/06/24
Anemia, Refractory - Preferred
Concept UI M0001138
Scope note A severe sometimes chronic anemia, usually macrocytic in type, that does not respond to ordinary antianemic therapy.
Preferred term Anemia, Refractory
Entry term(s) Anemias, Refractory
Refractory Anemia
Refractory Anemias



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