Hemolytic anemia caused by chemicals and toxins is a lack of enough red blood cells due to the destruction of red blood cells triggered by exposure to certain chemicals or toxins.Alternative Names
Anemia - hemolytic - caused by chemicals or toxinsCauses, incidence, and risk factors
Possible substances that can cause hemolytic anemia include:
- Anti-malaria drugs (quinine compounds)
Intravenous water infusion (not half-normal saline or normal saline)
- Metals (chromium/chromates,...