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Glossary for Basophilic stippling in blood smear in children

Medical terms related to Basophilic stippling in blood smear in children or mentioned in this section include:

  • Abdominal Pain: Pain in the abdominal area or stomach.
  • Abdominal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the abdomen or digestive tract
  • Abnormal blood smear findings in children: Abnormal blood smear findings in children refers to abnormal blood smear test results in children.
  • Abnormal blood test symptoms: Abnormal results from diagnostic blood tests.
  • Basophilic stippling in blood smear: Basophilic stippling in blood smear is an abnormal finding on a blood smear test that may indicate lead poisoning and other conditions.
  • Behavioral symptoms: Symptoms of personal behavior.
  • Bleeding symptoms: Any type of bleeding symptoms.
  • Blood conditions: Conditions that affect the blood
  • Blood symptoms: Symptoms affecting the blood and its blood cells.
  • Child health symptoms: Symptoms related to pediatric (child) health.
  • Heavy metal poisoning: symptoms vary depending on the nature and the quantity of heavy metal ingested
  • Hemoglobin SC: A genetic blood disorder where the patient inherits a gene for hemoglobin S from one parent and hemoglobin C from another. Severity of symptoms is variable.
  • Iron deficiency: When there is a deficiency of iron in the body
  • Lead poisoning: A type of heavy metal poisoning caused by excessive exposure to lead.
  • Pernicious anemia: A megaloblastic anaemia due to malabsorption of the vitamin B12
  • Thalassemia: Thalassemia is an inherited blood disorder characterized by abnormal synthesis of hemoglobin. Hemoglobin consists of two main protein chains called alpha and beta. There are two subtypes of the disorder (alpha and beta) depending on what portion of the hemoglobin is abnormally synthesized. Each of these subtypes can be further classified depending on the number of thalassemia genes involved. A total of four genes is needed to make each ? protein chains and two genes are needed to make each ? chain. The main symptom is anemia, the severity of which can vary amongst patients depending on how many defective genes are involved.

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