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Disease Spherocytosis, Hereditary

Name Spherocytosis, Hereditary
Synonyms Hereditary Spherocytoses | Spherocytoses, Hereditary
Definition A group of familial congenital hemolytic anemias characterized by numerous abnormally shaped erythrocytes which are generally spheroidal. The erythrocytes have increased osmotic fragility and are abnormally permeable to sodium ions.
Categories Blood disease | Genetic disease (inborn)
MeSH® ID D013103
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Top ↑ Ancestors

1. DiseasesHemic and Lymphatic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hematologic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Anemia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Anemia, Hemolytic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Anemia, Hemolytic, Congenital Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Spherocytosis, Hereditary Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Genetic Diseases, Inborn Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Anemia, Hemolytic, Congenital Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Spherocytosis, Hereditary Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

Top ↑ Descendants

Spherocytosis, Hereditary Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Anemia, hereditary spherocytic hemolytic
  Goldstein Hutt syndrome
  Spherocytosis, Type 1 Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  SPHEROCYTOSIS, TYPE 2 Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Spherocytosis, Type 3 Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Spherocytosis, Type 4 Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Spherocytosis, Type 5 Has associated chemicals Has associated genes