"alpha-Thalassemia" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A disorder characterized by reduced synthesis of the alpha chains of hemoglobin. The severity of this condition can vary from mild anemia to death, depending on the number of genes deleted.
- alpha Thalassemia
- Thalassemia alpha
- Hemoglobin H Disease
- Disease, Hemoglobin H
- Diseases, Hemoglobin H
- Hemoglobin H Diseases
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "alpha-Thalassemia".
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