The burden of haemoglobinopathies in India and the challenges ahead

Abstract

Among the inherited disorders of blood, haemoglobinopathy and thalassaemia constitute a major bulk of noncommunicable genetic diseases in India. They cause a high degree of morbidity, moderate to severe haemolytic anaemia among vulnerable segments of the society like infants and children, adolescent girls, pregnant women, etc. and several deaths in India… (More)

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@inproceedings{Balgir2000TheBO, title={The burden of haemoglobinopathies in India and the challenges ahead}, author={R. S. Balgir}, year={2000} }