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HSHigh School
HSHuman Services
HSSignificant wave height
HSHome School
HSHeat Shock (cells)
HSHigh Speed
HSHead Start
HSHot Spot
HSHealth and Safety
HSHoly Spirit
HSHomestuck (webcomic)
HSHeadset
HSHomeland Security
HSHoward Stern (radio personality)
HSHomestuck
HSHaus (German: House)
HSHarmonized System
HSHome Study (adoptions)
HSHidradenitis Suppurativa (skin disease)
HSHarmony Search (computing)
HSHeat Sink (electronics)
HSHeat Shield
HSHigh Score
HSHigh Standard
HSHeadshot (gaming)
HSHope Solo (soccer player)
HSHinsdale South (Darien, IL)
HSHomer Simpson (The Simpsons)
HSHenschel (aircraft; Henschel Flugwerke AG; Germany)
HSHerpes Simplex (skin disease)
HSHazardous Substance
HSOuter Hebrides (postcode, United Kingdom)
HSHome Station
HSHot Sauce
HSHayfield Secondary (Alexandria, VA)
HSHuman Serum
HSHispano-Suiza (former car manufacturer)
HSHeparan Sulfate
HSHydrogen Sulfide
HSHorse Shoe
HSHassium (element 108)
HSHigher Secondary
HSHan Solo (Star Wars character)
HSHelicopter Anti-Submarine Squadron (US Navy aviation unit designation used from 1951 to present)
HSHumic Substance (natural organic matter)
HSHyperSpace (game)
HSHandshaking
HSHarmonious Sedan (Lexus)
HSHeat Source
HSHostServ (IRC)
HSHelpServ (IRC)
HSHead Shot (gaming)
HSHors Service (French: Out of Service)
HSHamstrings
HSHermetically Sealed
HSHelter Skelter (Beatles song)
HSHamilton Sundstrand (company)
HSHot Standby (server connectivity)
HSHalf Step (Gunz the Duel video game)
HSHereditary Spherocytosis
HSHyperStudio (multimedia authoring software)
HSHeart Sounds
HSHand-Shake
HSHour of Sleep
HSHollywood Squares (TV game show)
HSHalf-Strength
HSHomo Sapien
HSHead & Shoulders (shampoo)
HSHollands Spoor (railway station; The Hague, Netherlands)
HSHebrew Scriptures (Old Testament)
HSHockey Skates
HSHighway Service (Canada Post)
HSHand Stamp (philately; a cancel mark)
HSHeat Sensor
HSHealth Services Technician
HSHeel Strike (ergonomics)
HSHannah Spearritt (musician)
HSHabitat Suitability (biology)
HSHorn Strobe (fire alarms)
HSHorizontal Scale
HSHand Switch (industrial control description)
HSHemorrhagic Septicemia (pasteurellosis)
HSHora Somni (Latin: At Bedtime or Just Before Sleep)
HSHeadquarters and Service
HSHelioseismology
HSHeadline Sports (television)
HSHypothetical Syllogism
HSHeadphones Stereo (Sony Walkman)
HSHouse Surgeon
HSHard Severe (rock climbing grade)
HSHarmonized Standard
HSHistiocyte Society
HSHypnotherapy Society
HSHollywood Scriptwriter (magazine)
HSHair Spring
HSHernial Sac
HSHic Situs (Latin: Here Is Laid)
HSHaemophilia Society (UK)
HSHorizon Sensor (aviation)
HSHarlem Shake (dance)
HSHeart Sense (game; University of Pennsylvania; Philadelphia, PA)
HSHorizontal Slope
HSHrvatski Samokres (Croatian pistol brand)
HSHardness Surveillance
HSHydrofoil Ship
HSHalf Subtractor
HSHarmonic Sampling (communication systems)
HSHawaiian Star (newspaper)
HSHamish Sinclair
HSHartford & Slocomb Railroad Company
HSHydraulic Fluid, Starboard, Ship Service
HSHighseekers (gaming clan)
HSHe-3 Storage (helium)
HSHippocampus Sclerosis (neuropathology) Hippocampus Sclerosis (neuropathology)
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Mohandas, "Hereditary spherocytosis, elliptocytosis, and other red cell membrane disorders," Blood reviews, vol.
An adult with aplastic crisis induced by human parvovirus B19 as an initial presentation of hereditary spherocytosis. Korean J Intern Med.
(6.) Bader-Meunier B, Gauthier F, Archambaud F et al: Long term evaluation of the beneficial effect of subtotal splenectomy for management of hereditary spherocytosis. Blood 2001; 97:399-403
Partial versus total splenectomy in children with hereditary spherocytosis. Surgery 2013;154(4):853-855.
High frequency of de novo mutations in ankyrin gene (ANK1) in children with hereditary spherocytosis. J Pediatr 1998; 132: 117-20.
UGT1 promoter polymorphism accounts for increased neonatal appearance of hereditary spherocytosis [Letter].
INTRODUCTION: Extramedullary hematopoiesis (EMH) is a common compensatory mechanism for chronic anemia found in patients with hemoglobinopathies such as thalassemia, sickle cell anemia, and hereditary spherocytosis. These patients are usually asymptomatic.
Achieve sensitive detection of red cell abnormalities without expensive and time-consuming manual tests, and differentiate microcytic anemias (thalassemia, iron deficiency) and macrocytic anemias (hereditary spherocytosis, sickle cell) with the RBC and reticulocyte technology.
Splenectomy plays a very important role in children with thalassemia, hereditary spherocytosis and chronic Idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura recalcitrant to medical treatment.
(65) experimentally showed that PV-B19 significantly inhibited erythroid (CFU-E), myeloid (CFU-myeloid) and megakaryocytic (CFU-Mgk) growth in a patient with hereditary spherocytosis. PV-B19-infected patients seem to infer hematological findings as related with their own body physiology and response to virus toxicity.
A: The Dacie method for the deter mination of osmotic fragility has been the definitive method for the diagnosis of hereditary spherocytosis (HS) for quite some time, but as you point out, it is labor-intensive and also technically demanding.
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