II. Causes

  1. Strenuous Exercise (Running, marching)

III. Pathophysiology

  1. Transient intravascular Hemolysis
  2. Mechanical Trauma to RBC in microvasculature
    1. Hemoglobinemia
    2. Hemoglobinuria

IV. Symptoms

  1. Symptoms related to severe exertion
  2. Back pain and thigh pain
  3. Red Urine

V. Labs

VI. Management

  1. None usually required

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Ontology: Sports anemia (C0221022)

Concepts Disease or Syndrome (T047)
ICD10 D59.6
SnomedCT 111580009, 191223003, 387744007, 387745008
Italian Emoglobinuria da marcia
French Hémoglobinurie de marche, Hémoglobinurie de Marchiafava Micheli
German Marschhaemoglobinurie, Marsch-Haemoglobinurie
Spanish Hemoglobinuria de March, hemoglobinuria del ejercicio, hemoglobinuria por esfuerzo, anemia deportiva, anemia secundaria a la práctica deportiva (trastorno), anemia secundaria a la práctica deportiva, hemoglobinuria de la marcha (trastorno), hemoglobinuria de la marcha, Hemoglobinuria de la marcha
Japanese 行軍血色素尿症, コウグンケッシキソニョウショウ
Czech Pochodová hemoglobinurie
English anemia sport, anemia sports, march haemoglobinuria, sports anemia, March hemoglobinuria, Hemoglobinuria from exertion, Sports anemia, March haemoglobinuria, Haemoglobinuria from exertion, Sports anaemia, Exertional anaemia, Exertional anemia, March hemoglobinuria (disorder), Sports anemia (disorder), hemoglobinuria; march hemoglobinuria, march hemoglobinuria; hemoglobinuria, march hemoglobinuria, Hemoglobinuria, march
Hungarian Menetelési hemoglobinuria
Dutch hemoglobinurie; marshemoglobinurie, marshemoglobinurie; hemoglobinurie, mars-hemoglobinurie
Portuguese Hemoglobinúria da marcha