Hb Oegstgeest [alpha104(G11)Cys-->Ser (alpha1)]. A new hemoglobin variant associated with a mild alpha-thalassemia phenotype.

@article{Harteveld2005HbO,
  title={Hb Oegstgeest [alpha104(G11)Cys-->Ser (alpha1)]. A new hemoglobin variant associated with a mild alpha-thalassemia phenotype.},
  author={Cornelis L. Harteveld and Lieke Rozendaal and Nico A Blom and Shirley M. Lo-A-Njoe and Nicole Akkerman and Sandra Arkestijn and Peter van Delft and Piero Carlo Giordano},
  journal={Hemoglobin},
  year={2005},
  volume={29 3},
  pages={165-9}
}
A microcytic hypochromic anemic state was observed in an 8-year old Black female of Surinam origin during pre-operative Hb S [beta6(A3)Glu-->Val] screening. Her high zinc protoporphyrin (ZPP) level suggested a chronic iron depletion but, in contrast, the high red blood cell (RBC) count (5.85 x 10(12)/L) was indicative of a possible coexisting thalassemia… CONTINUE READING