Microcytosis for Thalassemia Evaluation
|To evaluate a patient with microcytosis for thalassemia using the algorithm of Kiss et al.|
|clinical diagnosis, including family history for genetics|
Kiss et al developed an algorithm for when to evaluate a patient with microcytosis for thalassemia. This model incorporates use of a Bayesian model based on the prevalence of beta-thalassemia in different populations. The authors are Toronto and Hamilton in Canada.
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