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What other clinical presentations would you see with plastic anemia aside from the gradual onset signs of anemia?

A. Koilonychias, spoon nails
2. Associated thrombocytopenia, e.g. history of bleeding from the gums
3. Neutropenia, e.g. repeat bacterial infections
4. Purpura
5. Pica

This question is part of Course I Quiz - anemia 1
Asked by Wyatt Williams, Last updated: Mar 04, 2020

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John Smith

John Smith

Answered Feb 24, 2017

Associated thrombocytopenia, e.g. history of bleeding from the gums
Neutropenia, e.g. repeat bacterial infections
Purpura

On the physical exam, you would not find splenomegaly or lymphadenopathy - unlike leukemia.
 

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