sickle-cell hemoglobin


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sickle-cell hemoglobin

[′sik·əl ¦sel ′hē·mə‚glō·bən]
(pathology)
The hemoglobin found in sickle-cell anemia, differing in electrophoretic mobility and other physiochemical properties from normal adult hemoglobin. Also known as hemoglobin S.