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Hypertriglyceridemia in a baby with thalassemia major


1 Department of Pathology, Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar Medical College and Hospital, New Delhi, India
2 Department of Biochemistry, Dr. Baba Saheb Ambedkar Medical College and Hospital, New Delhi, India
3 Department of Biochemistry, Government Medical College, Kathua, Jammu and Kashmir, India

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DOI: 10.4103/INJMS.INJMS_150_19

Thalassemia is the most common inherited hemoglobin disorder around the world. It is usually associated with normal serum lipid profile. However, there are a few reports in literature that hypertriglyceridemia has an association with beta-thalassemia major. We report a case of hypertriglyceridemia associated with beta-thalassemia major, in a 9-month-old female baby.


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