5) Therefore, it is important to be aware of variables that complicate the laboratory diagnosis of thalassemias
, and recognize when confirmatory genetic testing is indicated.
Talking to BSS on Thursday, eminent physician Dr Apurbo Pandit quoting Bangladesh Thalassemia
Samity said at least 10 percent of the country's total population carry this disease, posing a serious threat to the public health with its current trend of rise.
The national thalassemia
screening program for prevention of [beta]-thal major in Iran was initiated based on pre-marital screening since 1997 because of the high prevalence of [beta]-thalassemia
Pattern of Thalassemias
and other hemoglobinopathies: A study in district Dera Ismail Khan, Pakistan.
Therefore, in preventive and control programs, rapid, accurate, and inexpensive screening protocols to identify carriers of thalassemias
and its variants, especially in population and families at risk for Hb disorders, are essential.
and other haemoglobinopathies are a group of hereditary disorders of haemoglobin (Hb) where there is quantitative and qualitative abnormal production or structure of Hb molecule, (1-2) a major public health problem in many parts of India.
Conclusion: Low serum calcium is very prevalent in transfusion-dependent beta thalassemia
major patients in our set up possibly due to poor chelation as was confirmed by our study where 49% of patients had hypocalcemia.
is used to describe disorders with a significant decrease in the rate of synthesis of a globin chain.
PESHAWAR -- Thalassemia
Control Program observe World Thalassamia Day on Thursday here at Peshawar Press ClubTalking a news press conference Hamza Foundation Chairman Ijaz Khan said that still Thalassemia
Bill 210 was not implemented in the province and demanded the government to implement the bill.
are classified by a decrease or absent production of a specific globulin chain.
I congratulate the authors for exploring at the molecular level at least one of the thalassemia
minima that fits well with the present clinical thalassemia
The prevalence of sickle cell anemia, beta-thalassemia
major, beta thalassemia
, alpha thalassemia
, alpha thalassemia
trait was found 0.