Anemia in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes: A Common but Neglected Clinical Finding.

Anemia in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes: A Common but Neglected Clinical Finding.

Authors

  • Maheera Farooqi 1MBBS, Department of Internal Medicine, Dow University of Health Sciences, Baba-e-Urdu Road, Karachi-74200, Pakistan.
  • Yusra Tahir MBBS, Department of Internal Medicine, Bahria University Medical & Dental College, D.H.A. phase 2, Karachi Cantonment, Karachi-75500, Pakistan.
  • Bahar Rehan 1MBBS, Department of Internal Medicine, Dow University of Health Sciences, Baba-e-Urdu Road, Karachi-74200, Pakistan. https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3638-4785

Keywords:

Anemia, Type 2 diabetes, Management, Pakistan.

Abstract

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14-03-2022

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Anemia in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes: A Common but Neglected Clinical Finding. Acta Biomed [Internet]. 2022 Mar. 14 [cited 2024 Jun. 21];93(1):e2022044. Available from: https://www.mattioli1885journals.com/index.php/actabiomedica/article/view/11204