microdrepanocytic anemia

[ mī′krō-drĕp′ə-nō-sĭtĭk ]

n.

Anemia, clinically resembling sickle cell anemia, in which individuals are heterozygous for both the sickle cell gene and a thalassemia gene.sickle cell-thalassemia disease
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