Additional alpha-genes may increase the severity of heterozygous beta-thalassemia.Conversely, the co-inheritance of alpha-thalassemia with homozygous beta-thalassemia and the consequent reduction in alpha-globin chain excess often results in a milder clinical and haematological phenotype.Molecular techniques are playing an ever-increasing role in all areas of anatomic and clinical pathology.
AML in Down syndrome is usually a specific type of megakaryoblastic leukemia (M7, AMKL).
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Bioterrorism preparedness should address rule of law and social issues.
This study describes the hematological and the molecular data resulting from the interaction between alpha and beta-thalassemia determinants in a Jordanian family.
The parents are double heterozygotes for alpha and beta-thalassemia...