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Methemoglobinemia (beta-globin type) is an inherited genetic disorder characterized by an atypical form of hemoglobin that is unable to deliver oxygen efficiently. The main symptom of methemoglobinemia is a bluish appearance of the skin. Mutations in the HBB gene cause the disorder

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Terms related to Methemoglobinemia:

  • Beta-Globin Type Methemoglobinemia
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  • Congenital Methemoglobinemia
  • Hemoglobin M Disease