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Treating anemia with Aranesp: For Renal Clinic patients  
Abstract:  This handout explains the causes of anemia and what tests are done to check for it. It also explains how kidney failure can lead to anemia and describes how the drug Aransesp (darbepoetin alfa) is used to treat anemia.
Author: Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2013, April 1, 2013
UWMC Availability:  Renal Clinic/Med Spec Center
General Topics:  Kidney Disorders; Drug Therapy; Blood and Lymphatic Disorders
Specific Subject(s):  Kidney Failure; Anemia
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Unknown
Cost: Unknown
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