Chapter 7. Organization of a Haemoglobinopathy Diagnostic Service

  1. Barbara J. Bain MBBS FRACP FRCPath

Published Online: 12 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470988787.ch7

Haemoglobinopathy Diagnosis, Second Edition

Haemoglobinopathy Diagnosis, Second Edition

How to Cite

Bain, B. J. (ed) (2006) Organization of a Haemoglobinopathy Diagnostic Service, in Haemoglobinopathy Diagnosis, Second Edition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470988787.ch7

Editor Information

  1. Professor of Diagnostic Haematology, St Mary's Hospital Campus of Imperial College, Faculty of Medicine, London and Honorary Consultant Haematologist, St Mary's Hospital, London

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405135160

Online ISBN: 9780470988787



  • haemoglobinopathy diagnosis;
  • chromatography;
  • fetal diagnosis;
  • neonatal screening;
  • haemolyticanaemia


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Antenatal haemoglobinopathy/thalassaemia screening and fetal diagnosis

  • Neonatal screening

  • Pre-anaesthetic testing

  • Other haemoglobinopathy investigations

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