Table 2

Follow up of anaemia, cause undetermined by initial investigations

State of anaemia Resolved (n=33) Controlled (n=21) Persisting (n=20)
Median age at first test (range)69 (31–93)71 (15–89)70 (19–94)
Median months follow up (range)30 (7–75)27 (5–69)25 (1–73)
Still undiagnosed301618
Diagnoses given to remainderMenorrhagiaMenorrhagiaCa caecum
MenorrhagiaMenorrhagiaDietary deficiency
HypernephromaMenorrhagia
Dietary deficiency
Ca bladder
  • Ca = carcinoma.