Screening for Alpha-Thalassemia Gene Mutations using the Mean Corpuscular Hemoglobin
Conclusion: This study adds to current knowledge on including MCH as part of the screening for α-globin gene mutations in pregnant women. Larger studies are recommended to further understand the role of integrating MCH into the screening guidelines for α-thalassemia in the United States.
Medical Specialties | Medicine and Health Sciences | Osteopathic Medicine and Osteopathy
Rabinowitz, Mark; Cook, Nicole J.; and Salmon, Kamara, "Screening for Alpha-Thalassemia Gene Mutations using the Mean Corpuscular Hemoglobin" (2017). Faculty Articles. 1273.