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"Spherocytosis"




  1. What is a esr exam and it's purposeTreatment
    ; Hypofibrinogenia, which is a blood clotting disorder; Hereditary spherocytosis is a type of anemia that goes from parents to children. In this way, the doctor should always see the value of the ESR exam and analyzeRead more

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Spherocytosis

Disease

Spherocytosis is an auto-hemolytic anemia (a disease of the blood) characterized by the production of spherocytes - red blood cells (RBCs), or erythrocytes, that are sphere-shaped, rather than bi-concave disk shaped. Spherocytes are found in hereditary spherocytosis and autoimmune hemolytic anemia.It almost always refers to hereditary spherocytosis. This is caused by a molecular defect in one...More