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Sickle Cell E Disease: A Case Report

Dr. Nishat Ahmad, Dr. M. A. Ansari, Dr. Sunil Kumar Mahto

Abstract: HbE is a variant haemoglobin that results from substitution of lysine for glutamic acid at 26th position in ? globin chain.It can present as homozygous state or in heterozygous state associated with other haemoglobin chain disorders or haemoglobinopathies like sickle cell anemia or thalassemia. A case of a 23 year old female who presented with signs and symptoms of anemia was investigated and was found to be a compound heterozygous case of HbSE.

Keywords: Anaemia, Haemoglobin E, ? globin gene, Sickle cell/Haemoglobin E disease (HbSE)

Country: India, Subject Area: Medical Science

Pages: 962 - 964

Edition: Volume 8 Issue 5, May 2019

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Dr. Nishat Ahmad, Dr. M. A. Ansari, Dr. Sunil Kumar Mahto, "Sickle Cell E Disease: A Case Report", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/archive/v8i5/show_abstract.php?id=ART20197930, Volume 8 Issue 5, May 2019, 962 - 964

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