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hemoglobinopathy

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noun he·mo·glo·bin·op·a·thy \ˌhē-mə-ˌglō-bə-ˈnä-pə-thē\

Definition of hemoglobinopathy

plural he·mo·glo·bin·op·a·thies

  1. :  a blood disorder (as sickle-cell anemia) caused by a genetically determined change in the molecular structure of hemoglobin



1957

First Known Use of hemoglobinopathy

1957


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hemoglobinopathy

noun he·mo·glo·bin·op·a·thy

Medical Definition of hemoglobinopathy

plural he·mo·glo·bin·op·a·thies

  1. :  a blood disorder (as sickle-cell anemia) caused by a genetically determined change in the molecular structure of hemoglobin



Variants of hemoglobinopathy

or chiefly British hae·mo·glo·bin·op·a·thy \ˌhē-mə-ˌglō-bə-ˈnäp-ə-thē\play

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