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Disease Sulfhemoglobinemia

Name Sulfhemoglobinemia
Synonym Sulfhemoglobinemias
Definition A morbid condition due to the presence of sulfmethemoglobin in the blood. It is marked by persistent cyanosis, but the blood count does not reveal any special abnormality in the blood. It is thought to be caused by the action of hydrogen sulfide absorbed from the intestine. (Stedman, 25th ed)
Categories Blood disease
MeSH® ID D013436
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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 Sulfhemoglobinemia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Sulfhemoglobinemia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Sulfhemoglobinemia, Congenital