A 31-year-old member asked:
What are the common symptoms of alpha thalassemia?
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Pediatrics 33 years experience
None to severe/fatal: Alpha thalassemia signs and symptoms: silent carriers have no signs/symptoms; Alpha trait has mild anemia; HGB h (moderate) may have weakness, pallor, less growth, and need some transfusions; bart's disease (severe) is usually fatal before birth.
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Pediatric Cardiology 36 years experience
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A 40-year-old member asked:
What are the symptoms of being a silent alpha thalassemia carrier?
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Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
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Last updated Jun 24, 2014
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