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What are my chances of my anemia causing shortness of breath…

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what are my chances of my anemia causing shortness of breath when walking?
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Breathlessness on minor exertion and easy fatiguability are one of the hallmarks of anemia , so you can say more then 80% of the time one would find these symptoms in a grossly anemic patient.

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