Anti-carbonic anhydrase antibodies in iron deficiency anemia

MENTEŞE A., ERKUT N., Sumer A., Altay D. U., ALVER A., SÖNMEZ M.

HEMATOLOGY, vol.20, no.6, pp.363-367, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 20 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1179/1607845414y.0000000204
  • Journal Name: HEMATOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.363-367
  • Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University Affiliated: Yes


Objectives: Studies on experimental animals have shown that elevated oxidative stress in erythrocytes leads to the formation of autoantibodies against carbonic anhydrase (CA) and anemia. This study investigated the presence of CA I and II autoantibodies in patients with iron deficiency anemia (IDA).