Cooley's anemia definition

  • noun:
    • A usually deadly type of thalassemia which regular hemoglobin is absent, characterized by serious anemia, enhancement for the heart, liver, and spleen, and skeletal deformation.
    • a fatal form of homozygous thalassemia (inherited from both moms and dads) which there is no hemoglobin; skeletal deformations; heart and spleen and liver enlarged

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