Pernicious Anemia With Spuriously Normal Vitamin B12 Level Might Be Misdiagnosed as Myelodysplastic Syndrome

Clin Lymphoma Myeloma Leuk. 2014 Aug;14(4):e141-3. doi: 10.1016/j.clml.2014.02.002. Epub 2014 Feb 16.

Abstract

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Keywords: Anti-intrinsic factor antibodies; Homocystinemia; Myelodysplastic syndrome; Pernicious anemia; Vitamin B12 deficiency.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Anemia, Pernicious / blood*
  • Anemia, Pernicious / diagnosis*
  • Anemia, Pernicious / drug therapy
  • Anemia, Pernicious / etiology
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Myelodysplastic Syndromes / diagnosis*
  • Treatment Outcome
  • Vitamin B 12 / blood*
  • Vitamin B 12 / therapeutic use
  • Vitamin B 12 Deficiency / complications
  • Vitamin B 12 Deficiency / diagnosis

Substances

  • Vitamin B 12