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beta–thalassemia

noun be·ta–thal·as·se·mia

Medical Definition of beta–thalassemia

  1. :  thalassemia in which the hemoglobin chain designated beta is affected and which comprises Cooley's anemia in the homozygous condition and thalassemia minor in the heterozygous condition



Variants of beta–thalassemia

or β–thalassemia or British be·ta–thal·as·sae·mia or β–thalassaemia \-ˌthal-ə-ˈsē-mē-ə\

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