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Carotemia and anemia in 10 month old

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • October 27, 2006
  • 04:13 AM

Can anyone tell me of a connection between extreme carotemia and severe iron deficiency anemia? Patient is 10 months old and diet does not contain high amounts of carrots or other foods high in carotene.

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