Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Syndrome de Lasthenie de Ferjo

  • Syndrome de Lasthénie de Ferjol

    Krishna G. Badami Christchurch, New Zealand   Figure 1. Une Histoire sans nom by Jules Amedee Barbey d’Aurevilly. Source Several years ago we saw a young woman who had an iron deficiency anemia, caused not by blood loss from menstruation (a common cause of iron deficiency anemia in females), but by repeatedly drawing her own blood by venipuncture…