Title

Mild Microcytic Anemia in an Infant with a Compound Heterozygosity for Hb C (HBB: c.19G > A) and Hb Osu Christiansborg (HBB: c.157G > A)

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Pediatrics, Division of Hematology Oncology; Department of Pathology

Date

6-1-2016

Document Type

Article

Disciplines

Hematology | Hemic and Lymphatic Diseases | Oncology | Pediatrics

Abstract

We report an infant with a compound heterozygosity for Hb C (HBB: c.19G > A) and Hb Osu Christiansborg (HBB: c.157G > A) and a phenotype of mild microcytic anemia with target cell morphology but without overt hemolysis.

Rights and Permissions

Citation: Hemoglobin. 2016 Jun;40(3):208-9. doi: 10.3109/03630269.2016.1165245. Link to article on publisher's site

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Link to Article in PubMed

PubMed ID

27117572