Macrocytic Anaemia

Drugs to consider:

  • sulphonides
  • trimethoprim
  • anti-convulsants
  • metformin
  • hydroxycarbamide
  • immunosuppressants

EMA and IgA


Abbreviation Meaning
MCV Mean corpuscular volume
TSH Thyroid stimulating hormone
GI Gastrointestinal
EMA Endomysial antibodies
IgA Immunoglobulin A 

Last reviewed: 30/11/2014

Next review date: 30/11/2016

Author(s): Consultant Haematologist, Consultant Gastroenterologist.

Version: 2

Approved By: TAM subgroup of ADTC

Reviewer name(s): Dr Lush (retired try Dr Forsyth) Dr Potts.

Document Id: TAM217