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ID DOID:13381
Name pernicious anemia
Definition A nutritional deficiency disease that is characterized by a decrease in red blood cells due to malabsorption of vitamin B12, has_symptom fatigue, pallor, shortness of breath, glossitis, ataxia, and/or paresthesia, has_material_basis_in atrophic gastritis, autoimmune disorder affecting the production or function of intrinsic factor, and/or genetic factors.
https://medlineplus.gov/ency/article/000569.htm, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3441227/
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GARD:12671

ICD10CM:D51.0

ICD9CM:281.0

MESH:D000752

NCI:C2871

OMIM:170900

SNOMEDCT_US_2020_09_01:191139001

UMLS_CUI:C0002892

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Synonyms

Addison's anaemia [EXACT]

ANEMIA PERNICIOUS [EXACT]

Biermer's anaemia [EXACT]

Biermer's anemia [EXACT]

pernicious anaemia [EXACT]

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is_a nutritional deficiency disease

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