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Haemachromatosis

Haemachromatosis

Medical October 1, 2012

Haemachromatosis is a condition in which iron builds up in your body. The most common type of haemachromatosis is genetic. There are 2 genes that can be involved the most common being the HFE gene or the hemojuvelin gene….

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Sickle Cell Anemia

Sickle Cell Anemia

Medical June 28, 2012

Sickle cell anemia also referred to as sickle cell disease, is an inherited blood disorder known as an autosomal recessive genetic blood disorder. This means that in order to develop sickle cell anemia you have to inherit two abnormal genes, one from each parent. Sickle cell anemis is the most common of the inherited blood disorders…

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