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What does ACD stand for?

ACD stands for Anemia of Chronic Disease

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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.
Together, the Access Soluble Transferrin Receptor (sTfR) Assay and the sTfR/log ferritin index (sTfR Index) act as an aid in the diagnosis of iron-deficiency anemia (IDA) and the differential diagnosis of IDA and anemia of chronic disease (ACD).