Hippokratia 2001, 5 (1): 35-36

M Economou, M Athanasiou-Metaxa, Ch Tsantali, P Pratsidou, I Tsatra


Although sickle cell disease is very common in certain Greek populations, the association of hemoglobin S with hemoglobin D, another beta chain variant, is considered extremely rare. We report a case of Hb S and Hb D co-inheritance, diagnosed ?n a 2 year old twin boy born after oocyte donation.

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