[Hereditary elliptocytosis].

Recently a number of different red cell membrane skeletal abnormalities have been identified in patients with hereditary elliptocytosis (HE). In Japanese patients with HE, most of skeletal abnormality was protein 4.1 abnormalities. alpha-spectrin abnormality was found only one lineage in Japan, in spite of these abnormalities were most common abnormalities… CONTINUE READING