Iranian Journal of Pediatrics

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Delay in Diagnosis of Hemoglobulinopathies (Thalassemia, Sickle Cell Anemia): A Need for Management of Thalassemia Programs

Jafar Hassanzadeh 1 , Alireza Mirahmadizadeh 2 , Mehran Karimi 3 and Shahab Rezaeian 4 , *
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1 Research Centre for Health Sciences, Department of Epidemiology, School of Health, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
2 Department of Epidemiology, School of Health, Non-Communicable Diseases Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
3 Hematology Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
4 Department of Epidemiology, School of Health, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Pediatrics: April 2017, 27 (2); e6740
  • Published Online: November 1, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: May 5, 2016
  • Revised: August 19, 2016
  • Accepted: October 20, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijp.6740

To Cite: Hassanzadeh J, Mirahmadizadeh A, Karimi M, Rezaeian S. Delay in Diagnosis of Hemoglobulinopathies (Thalassemia, Sickle Cell Anemia): A Need for Management of Thalassemia Programs, Iran J Pediatr. 2017 ; 27(2):e6740. doi: 10.5812/ijp.6740.

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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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