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Hs

The symbol for hassium.

HS

abbr.
high school

HS

abbreviation for
1. (Education) High School
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in Britain) Home Secretary

H.S.

1. High School.
2. Brit. Home Secretary.

Hs

The symbol for hassium.
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Noun1.Hs - a radioactive transuranic element
chemical element, element - any of the more than 100 known substances (of which 92 occur naturally) that cannot be separated into simpler substances and that singly or in combination constitute all matter
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Knowing HPV B19 as the most common causative agent in the development of aplastic crisis in hemolytic anemias; specifically hereditary spherocytosis polymerase chain reaction (PCR) for HPV B19, DNA was performed which was positive in all three patients (Figures 1 and 2).
Institutional experience with laparoscopic partial splenectomy for hereditary spherocytosis.
Patients present with jaundice in the neonatal period in hereditary spherocytosis, alpha thalassemia and G6PD and PK deficiency, whereas the first findings generally appear after the 4-[6.
Bader-Meunier B, Gauthier F, Archambaud F et al: Long term evaluation of the beneficial effect of subtotal splenectomy for management of hereditary spherocytosis.
2) all suggest that hereditary spherocytosis was the likely diagnosis.
hereditary spherocytosis, hereditary elliptocytosis), enzymopathies (e.
G6PD deficiency, a defect of erythrocyte metabolism, and hereditary spherocytosis, an erythrocyte membrane disorder, both create RBCs that are more easily hemolyzed (Ioli, 2002).
INTRODUCTION: Extramedullary hematopoiesis (EMH) is a common compensatory mechanism for chronic anemia found in patients with hemoglobinopathies such as thalassemia, sickle cell anemia, and hereditary spherocytosis.
Since it was initially described in hereditary spherocytosis, in 1910 and for ITP in 1916.
Splenic artery embolization was first described in the 1970s and has since been used in different clinical settings, including traumatic spleen rupture, portal hypertension-related ascites, immune throm-bocytopenic purpura, hemoglobinopathies, and hereditary spherocytosis (1-5).
High frequency of de novo mutations in ankyrin gene (ANK1) in children with hereditary spherocytosis.

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