oa South African Medical Journal - Hypochromic anaemia in chronic infections

Volume 40, Issue 31
  • ISSN : 0256-9574
  • E-ISSN: 2078-5135



Hypochromic anaemia is shown to be a common feature in a series of 34 patients with various chronic infections. Iron deficiency was excluded as the cause in each case by demonstrating the presence of haemosiderin in the bone marrow.

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