Information to help healthcare professionals speak with adults who are beta thalassaemia carriers.
PDF, 294KB, 12 pages
A blood test can identify adults who carry the gene for beta thalassaemia.
This document explains about being a carrier and how this can affect how this can affect an adult and their family.
It sets out:
The publication also includes information about how genetic inheritance for haemoglobin disorders work.
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