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Related to paroxysmal hemoglobinuria: Marchiafava-Micheli syndrome
Intermittent, recurring attacks of bloody urine following exposure to cold (cold hemoglobinuria) or strenuous exercise (march hemoglobinuria). Results from increased fragility of red blood cells or presence of a thermolabile autohemolysin.
See also: hemoglobinuria
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