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Synonyms for Hs

a radioactive transuranic element

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Hereditary Spherocytosis, Elliptocytosis, and Related Disorders.
hereditary spherocytosis or beta-thalassemia major) will require ongoing surveillance for opportunist infections.
Splenectomy may help eliminate the main site of red-blood-cell destruction, as previously reported in patients with hereditary spherocytosis.
Frequent de novo moncallelic expression of R-spectrin gene (SPTB) in children with hereditary spherocytosis and isolated spectrin deficiency.
It may be helpful in determining whether impaired glucuronidation contributes to clinical hyperbilirubinemia in subjects with abnormalities in bilirubin metabolism, as in subjects with heterozygous [beta]-thalassemia (17), glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency (18), neonatal icterus associated with glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency (19), or hereditary spherocytosis (20).
Splenectomy plays a very important role in children with thalassemia, hereditary spherocytosis and chronic Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura recalcitrant to medical treatment.
A: The Dacie method for the deter mination of osmotic fragility has been the definitive method for the diagnosis of hereditary spherocytosis (HS) for quite some time, but as you point out, it is labor-intensive and also technically demanding.
Patients with thalassemia major and hereditary spherocytosis were vaccinated at diagnosis with hepatitis B vaccine (3 injections at a dose of 10 [micro]g) if they were seronegative.
In reviewing a slide from a patient with hereditary spherocytosis, participants were advised to go over our policy regarding elevated MCHC results.
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