thalassemia minor


thalassemia minor

noun

Definition of THALASSEMIA MINOR

:  a mild form of thalassemia associated with the heterozygous condition for the gene involved

Origin of THALASSEMIA MINOR

New Latin, lesser thalassemia
First Known Use: 1944

thalassemia minor

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of THALASSEMIA MINOR

: a mild form of thalassemia associated with the heterozygous condition for the gene involved

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