Samuel E Lux, Author at Cancer Therapy Advisor

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Hereditary stomatocytosis, hereditary cryohydrocytosis, and hereditary xerocytosis

Hereditary stomatocytosis, hereditary cryohydrocytosis, and hereditary xerocytosis What every physician needs to know: Hereditary stomatocytosis and hereditary xerocytosis are rare, genetically distinct, autosomal dominant diseases of red blood cell sodium and potassium permeability. Hereditary cryohydrocytosis is a subtype of hereditary stomatocytosis. All three present with hemolysis and anemia, which can vary from mild to severe.…

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