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Details about Thalasmia trait - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can I help you?
User :   hi
User :   i need the details about Thalasmia trait
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   I will help you
User :   is there any prob in marrying a girl with Thalasmia Trait.
Doctor :   well
Doctor :   the risk is always there
User :   ok
Doctor :   you need to submit both yours and her blood sample
Doctor :   for genetic analysis
User :   ok
Doctor :   to see whether she has two genes or one?
User :   ok may i know what is the risk in marry her
Doctor :   and if you harbor any genes which is not manifested
Doctor :   the risk depends upon her and your genetic analysis
User :   you mean check for TT(Thalasmia Trait)
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   the thalassemia
Doctor :   is a co dominant disorder
Doctor :   the risk increases
Doctor :   if both the genes are mutated

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