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  • Hemoglobinopathies
  • The adult level of 1 per cent is not reached in some children until puberty Hb F concentration in adults increases in some types of anemia, hemoglobinopathies, and some time in leukemia. (blogspot.com)
  • apparent
  • Patients with PK deficiency tolerate apparent anaemia well because the lower Hb content will deliver the same amount of oxygen to tissues as the normal Hb, at least under normal conditions, although oxygen reserve would be limited. (europeanmedical.info)
  • cataract
  • it is either congenital and stationary with myopia and degeneration of the disc-eg, retinitis pigmentosa, hereditary optic atrophy or progressive and acquired with retinal, choroidal or vitrioretinal degeneration-eg, cataract, glaucoma, optic atrophy, retinal degeneration and, the 'classic' cause of nyctalopia, vitamin A deficiency. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • fever
  • A family with episodic rhabdomyolysis (triggerd by fever) without hemolytic anemia has recently been reported.Visit the Orphanet disease page for more resources. (malacards.org)
  • severity
  • Although the risk of complications increases with severity of anemia and a genotype-phenotype relationship was observed, complications were common in all patients with PK deficiency. (luriechildrens.org)