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Hb Belfast (beta 15 Trp replaced by Arg) in an Italian family.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  7141875     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
An uncommon abnormal hemoglobin, Hb Belfast (beta 15 Trp replaced by Arg) was discovered in a patient of Italian origin. The patient was a 42-year-old man who developed two episodes of jaundice after a prolonged administration of an antituberculous drugs. Family studies revealed that several members were asymptomatic carriers of Hb Belfast.
Authors:
G Sansone; G V Sciarratta; G Ivaldi; E De Pergola; A Colapietro; F D'Erasmo; G De Stasio; H L Kamuzora
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Hemoglobin     Volume:  6     ISSN:  0363-0269     ISO Abbreviation:  Hemoglobin     Publication Date:  1982  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1983-01-19     Completed Date:  1983-01-19     Revised Date:  2008-11-21    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7705865     Medline TA:  Hemoglobin     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  391-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Arginine
Chemical Phenomena
Chemistry
Female
Hemoglobins / analysis
Hemoglobins, Abnormal / genetics,  isolation & purification*
Humans
Italy
Male
Pedigree
Tryptophan
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Hemoglobins; 0/Hemoglobins, Abnormal; 54990-73-7/hemoglobin Belfast; 73-22-3/Tryptophan; 74-79-3/Arginine

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