Zinc-induced copper deficiency, sideroblastic anemia, and neutropenia: A perplexing facet of zinc excess

Ahsan Wahab, Kamran Mushtaq, Samuel G Borak, Naresh Bellam
Clinical Case Reports 2020, 8 (9): 1666-1671
Hypocupremia due to zinc products can cause sideroblastic anemia and neutropenia and mimics other serious hematological disorders. Early consideration of the copper deficiency and a thorough clinical history can prevent unnecessary interventions.

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