Premarital Hemoglobinopathy Screening in Kayseri: A City in Middle Anatolia Region of Turkey


Karakukcu C. , Kocer D. , TORUN Y. A. , KARAKÜKCÜ M. , YOKUS O., Ozdemir M. A. , ...More

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY ONCOLOGY, vol.34, no.2, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/mph.0b013e3182370bdf
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY ONCOLOGY

Abstract

Objective: The aim of the present study was to report the frequency of beta-thalassemia trait and other hemoglobinopathies in Kayseri province, which is located in Middle Anatolia of Turkey, as part of the premarital screening program.