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Research Article

Assessment of Hemoglobin Variants in Patients Receiving Health Care at the Ho Teaching Hospital: A Three-Year Retrospective Study

Table 3

Gender-based classification anemia stratified by Hb genotype.

TotalGrade of anemia value
SevereModerateMildNormal

Males
Hb genotype49 (43.36)19 (38.78)10 (20.41)11 (22.45)9 (18.37)
SC23 (46.94)2 (8.70)6 (26.09)8 (34.78)7 (30.43)0.006
SS19 (38.78)12 (63.16)3 (15.79)3 (15.79)1 (5.26)
SF7 (14.29)5 (71.43)1 (14.29)0 (0.00)1 (14.29)

Females
Hb genotype63 (55.75)26 (41.27)17 (26.98)12 (19.05)8 (12.70)
SC24 (38.10)3 (12.50)7 (29.17)9 (37.50)5 (20.83)0.004
SS29 (46.03)18 (62.07)7 (24.14)1 (3.45)3 (10.34)
SF10 (15.87)5 (50.00)3 (30.00)2 (20.00)0 (0.00)

Data are presented as frequency with corresponding percentage in parenthesis. value is significant at <0.05.

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