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Term:
Familial Erythrocytosis 6 (DOID:9009104)
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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
familial erythrocytosis 1  
familial erythrocytosis 2  
familial erythrocytosis 3  
familial erythrocytosis 4  
familial erythrocytosis 5  
Familial Erythrocytosis 6  
A disease characterized by an increased oxygen affinity of hemoglobin (Hb), which results in decreased delivery of oxygen into the peripheral tissues and compensatory polycythemia. Patients are generally asymptomatic, as compensatory polycythemia assures normal oxygen tissue delivery. (OMIM)
Familial Erythrocytosis 7  
polycythemia vera +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: ECYT6 ;   ERYTHROCYTOSIS 6 ;   ERYTHROCYTOSIS, BETA-GLOBIN TYPE ;   POLYCYTHEMIA, BETA-GLOBIN TYPE
Primary IDs: OMIM:617980

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