Thalassemia

Case contributed by Dr Farhad Borhani

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A young man with anemia.

Patient Data

Gender: Male
X-ray

Medullary expansion, cortical thinning and squaring of metacarpal bones in thalasemia. There is also evidence of delayed skeletal development.

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Case information

rID: 15484
Published: 21st Oct 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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