medical Definition of hemoglobinopathy
- The human hemoglobin gene complex is better understood than any other mammalian gene, and hemoglobinopathies such as thalassemias and sickle cell anemia are among the most frequently occurring genetic diseases.
- —Arno G. Motulsky, The Journal of the American Medical Association, 26 Oct. 1984
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