Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Megaloblastic Anemia Outlook

What to expect with megaloblastic anemia:

  • Most people with megaloblastic anemia recover completely with treatment of the underlying cause.

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Last Updated: May 30, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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