Hb Bart’s hydrops fetalis

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Hb Bart’s hydrops fetalis

Synonyms: Alpha-thalassemia hydrops fetalis | Alpha-thalassemia major | Hemoglobin Bart's hydrops fetalis | Homozygous alpha0-thalassemia

A severe form of alpha-thalassemia that is mostly lethal and associated with severe long-term outcome and lifelong transfusions in survivors. It is characterized by fetal onset of generalized edema pleural and pericardial effusions and severe hypochromic anemia.

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Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http://www.orphadata.org. Data version March 2024

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