Nonspherocytic

Nonspherocytic

Literally means not sphereshaped. Often in inherited hemolytic anemias, the red blood cells are sphere-shaped. In Nonspherocytic Hemolytic Anemias, the red blood cells are not sphere-shaped.
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Most patients with this condition are found to have a nonspherocytic hemolytic anemia.
Five unknown mutations in the LR pyruvate kinase gene associated with severe hereditary nonspherocytic haemolytic anemia in France.
Hereditary spherocytosis RBC spectrin RBC ankyrin Hereditary elliptocytosis RBC spectrin Hereditary pyropoikilocytosis RBC spectrin Hemolytic anemia - Glucose- G-6-PD 6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency Hereditary nonspherocytic PDH hemolytic anemia - Pyruvate kinase deficiency Porphyrias Various genes encoding enzymes of the heme biosynthesis pathway
Analysis of pyruvate kinase-deficiency mutations that produce nonspherocytic hemolytic anemia.