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Mild hereditary elliptocytosis in infancy

Mild hereditary elliptocytosis in infancy: Introduction

Mild hereditary elliptocytosis in infancy: A rare inherited blood disorder characterized by the presence of oval-shaped red blood cells rather than the normal doughnut-shape as well as poikilocytosis. This form of hereditary elliptocytosis can cause hemolytic anemia. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Mild hereditary elliptocytosis in infancy is available below.

Symptoms of Mild hereditary elliptocytosis in infancy

Treatments for Mild hereditary elliptocytosis in infancy

  • This condition does not usually require treatment, but management when required may include:
    • Folate supplementation for those with significant haemolysis
    • Observation and transfusion support if necessary if haemolysis occurs during times of physiological stress such as infections
    • Phototherapy and exchange transfusion for neonates with severe jaundice and anemia
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