Hereditary spherocytosis in children: profile and post-splenectomy outcome.

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OBJECTIVE To describe profile of 82 children with hereditary spherocytosis diagnosed over a period of 27 years (1985-2011) from a single center. METHODS Retrospective analyses of case records. RESULTS The mean (SD) age at diagnosis was 6.7 (2.8) years; 7 (8.5%) were diagnosed in infancy. Pallor (100%), icterus (67%), undocumented fever (28… (More)

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@article{Das2014HereditarySI, title={Hereditary spherocytosis in children: profile and post-splenectomy outcome.}, author={Anirban Das and Deepak Bansal and Reena Das and Amita Trehan and R. K. Marwaha}, journal={Indian pediatrics}, year={2014}, volume={51 2}, pages={139-41} }