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Characteristics of Hgb C Carriers in Northern Israel and Clinical Features Among Hgb Homozygous

2014-08-27 03:38:13 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Hgb C is an hemoglobinopathy quite rare in Israel. The clinical status of patients that are diagnosed as homozygous to this disease is quite benign but not study in large groups.

Also the characteristics of carriers and the incidence in northern Israel were a large arab population lives, was not study. The results of this study can be useful for screening purpose in a area were another hemoglobinopathies are frequent.

Description

Hgb C is an hemoglobinopathy quite rare in Israel. The clinical status of patients that are diagnosed as homozygous to this disease is quite benign but not study in large groups.

Also the characteristics of carriers and the incidence in northern Israel were a large arab population lives, was not study. The results of this study can be useful for screening purpose in a area were another hemoglobinopathies are frequent.

The study will record the clinical characteristics of the homozygous Hgb C patients and the hematology characteristics of all the heterozygous carriers detected in northern Israel

Study Design

Observational Model: Case-Only, Time Perspective: Retrospective

Conditions

Hgb C Hemoglobinopathy

Intervention

Medical history and basic laboratory analysis

Location

Pediatric Hematology Unit - HaEmek Medical Center
Afula
Israel
18101

Status

Completed

Source

HaEmek Medical Center, Israel

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:38:13-0400

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