Congenital hemolytic anemia


Congenital hemolytic anemia
Congenital hemolytic anemia
Classification and external resources
ICD-10 D55-D58
ICD-9 282
MeSH D000745

Congenital hemolytic anemia (or hereditary hemolytic anemia) refers to hemolytic anemia which is primarily due to congenital disorders.[1]

Types

Basically classified by causative mechanism , types of congenital hemolytic anemia include:

See also

  • Hematopoietic ulcer
  • List of circulatory system conditions

References

  1. ^ Rahman SA, Jamal CY (June 2002). "Congenital hemolytic anemia in Bangladesh: types and clinical manifestations". Indian Pediatr 39 (6): 574–7. PMID 12084953. 
  2. ^ medconditions.net > Hemolytic Congenital, Nonspherocytic Anemia Definition Retrieved April 15, 2011
  3. ^ Shah A (November 2004). "Hemoglobinopathies and other congenital hemolytic anemia". Indian J Med Sci 58 (11): 490–3. PMID 15567909. 

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