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Imerslund-Grasbeck syndrome

Other Names for this Disease
  • Defect of enterocyte intrinsic factor receptor
  • Enterocyte cobalamin malabsorption
  • Familial megaloblastic anemia
  • Gräsbeck-Imerslund disease
  • IGS
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Organizations Supporting this Disease

  • Anemia Institute for Research and Education
    151 Bloor Street West, Suite 600
    Toronto, Ontario, M5S 1S4
    Telephone: 416-969-7431

  • European Network for Rare and Congenital Anaemias (ENERCA)
    University of Barcelona
    Red Cell Pathology Unit
    C/Villarroel, 170 · 08036
    Telephone: (34) 93 451 5950
    Fax: (34) 93 227 1764

Social Networking Websites

  • is a Web site and blog that collects firsthand stories from people facing issues, making tough decisions, and using genomic (DNA) information in their own healthcare. Click on the link to learn from their experiences and/or submit your own story.
  • RareShare is an online social hub dedicated to patients, families and healthcare professionals affected by rare medical disorders.

Organizations Providing General Support