Pernicious anemia, vitiligo, and infertility.

  • K D Gulden
  • Published 1990 in
    The Journal of the American Board of Family…


Though rarely encountered in women of childbearing age, untreated pernicious anemia has been found to be a cause of infertility. Once treated, conception often occurs within months. The case presented here is a woman who had a restoration of fertility after initiation of vitamin B12 treatment for vitiligo-associated pernicious anemia. Previous reports have… (More)