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Q345) Blood of an anaemic patient has large immature nucleated erythrocytes without haemoglobin. His diet should be supplemented with ...[AFMC 2008]

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Megaloblastic anemia is an anemia (of macrocytic classification) that results from inhibition of DNA synthesis during red blood cell production.
Deficiency of vitamin B12 (cobalamine) and folate can result in megaloblastic anaemia

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Taking iron supplement pills and getting enough iron in food correct most cases of iron deficiency anemia. The most common cause is deficiency of iron which is an essential element of haemoglobin molecule.

Deficiency of vitamin B12 (cobalamine) and folate can result in megaloblastic anaemia. This type of anaemina may be accompanied with ineffective erythropoiesis. Neurological abnormalities are peculiar symptom of the disease. The vitamins are intertwined biochemically so that the final common pathway that impairs DNA synthesis in hematopoietic cells.
Megaloblastic anemia is an anemia (of macrocytic classification) that results from inhibition of DNA synthesis during red blood cell production Answer : (c)