Pallor of the skin and mucous membranes without the blood changes of anemia. SYN: false anemia.

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pseu·do·ane·mia (soo″do-ə-neґme-ə) [pseudo- + anemia] marked pallor with no clinical or hematological evidence of anemia.

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