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Descriptor in English: Hemoglobinopathies
Descriptor in Spanish: Hemoglobinopatías
Descriptor in Portuguese: Hemoglobinopatias
Descriptor in French: Hémoglobinopathies
Entry term(s): Hemoglobinopathy
Tree number(s): C15.378.420
C16.320.365
Scope note: A group of inherited disorders characterized by structural alterations within the hemoglobin molecule.
Annotation: do not confuse with HEMOGLOBINS, ABNORMAL (D12): use term in the text; coord IM with specific abnormal hemoglobin (IM) but HEMOGLOBIN C DISEASE; THALASSEMIA (hemoglobin H disease) & ANEMIA, SICKLE CELL (hemoglobin S disease) are available
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
History Note: 68
See also the descriptors: Hemoglobins, Abnormal MeSH
DeCS UI: 6603
Descriptor UI: D006453
Date Established: 1968/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2001/07/25
Hemoglobinopathies - Preferred
Concept UI M0010129
Scope note A group of inherited disorders characterized by structural alterations within the hemoglobin molecule.
Preferred term Hemoglobinopathies
Entry term(s) Hemoglobinopathy



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