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Hemoglobin M MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Hemoglobin M
Tree Number(s)
D12.776.124.400.463.510
D12.776.422.316.762.426.510
Unique ID
D006449
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006449
Annotation
/urine: coordinate with HEMOGLOBINURIA
Scope Note
A group of abnormal hemoglobins in which amino acid substitutions take place in either the alpha or beta chains but near the heme iron. This results in facilitated oxidation of the hemoglobin to yield excess methemoglobin which leads to cyanosis.
Entry Version
HBM
Registry Number
9083-28-7
CAS Type 1 Name
Hemoglobin M
Previous Indexing
Hemoglobins, Abnormal (1966-1976)
Public MeSH Note
91; was see under HEMOGLOBINS, ABNORMAL 1977-90
History Note
91(77); was see under HEMOGLOBINS, ABNORMAL 1977-90
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1976/04/27
Revision Date
2016/06/28
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