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Hereditary spherocytosis

Known as: Hereditary Spherocytoses, Congenital spherocytic hemolytic anemia, Minkowski Chauffard syndrome 
A group of familial congenital hemolytic anemias characterized by numerous abnormally shaped erythrocytes which are generally spheroidal. The… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
The average lifespan of circulating erythrocytes usually exceeds hundred days. Prior to that, however, erythrocytes may be… Expand
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Review
2013
Review
2013
Hereditary spherocytosis and elliptocytosis are the two most common inherited red cell membrane disorders resulting from… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Guidelines on hereditary spherocytosis (HS) published in 2004 (Bolton‐Maggs et al, 2004) are here replaced to reflect changes in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
A 12-year old girl was brought to the Dhaka Hospital of ICDDR,B with diarrhoea. Incidentally, the parents provided a history of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
The molecular basis of hereditary spherocytosis is highly heterogeneous, involving the genes encoding for spectrin, ankyrin, band… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Hereditary spherocytosis (HS) is a heterogeneous group of disorders with regard to clinical severity, protein defects and mode of… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
The molecular causes of hereditary spherocytosis (HS) have been unraveled in the past decade. No frequent defect is found, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Hereditary spherocytosis (HS) is the most common inherited haemolytic anaemia in Northern Europeans. The primary molecular… Expand
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Review
1996
Review
1996
The glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) gene is X-linked. There are numerous mutations that cause a deficiency of this… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Hereditary spherocytosis (HS) is a common, clinically heterogeneous haemolytic anaemia1,2 in which the primary erythrocyte defect… Expand
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