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What does ACD stand for?

ACD stands for Anemia of Chronic Disease


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Anemia in the elderly can be attributed to a variety of causes including anemia of chronic disease (anemia of inflammation), nutritional deficiencies, renal disease, acute or chronic blood loss, hemolytic disorders, and others.
Laboratory tests demonstrated anemia of chronic disease diagnosed by a hematocrit of 25% associated with a low reticulocyte production index, high serum ferritin, and an elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate (91 mm/hr), with polyclonal hypergammaglobulinemia and hypoalbuminemia on serum protein electrophoresis.