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Thalassemia

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Noun

1. mediterranean anaemia, mediterranean anemia, thalassaemia, thalassemia

an inherited form of anemia caused by faulty synthesis of hemoglobin

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Thalassemia

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noun
an inherited chronic anemia, initially found among Mediterranean peoples, resulting from faulty hemoglobin production

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Thalassemia

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n.
An inherited form of anemia occurring chiefly among people of Mediterranean descent, caused by faulty synthesis of part of the hemoglobin molecule. Also called Mediterranean anemia.

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