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Volume 2012, Article ID 890471, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/890471
Clinical Study

Relationship between Plasma Ferritin Level and Siderocyte Number in Splenectomized β-Thalassemia/HbE Patients

1Division of Medical Technology, Faculty of Associated Medical Sciences, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40002, Thailand
2Center for Research and Development of Medical Diagnostic Laboratories, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40002, Thailand
3Clinical Chemistry Unit, Srinagarind Hospital, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40002, Thailand
4Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40002, Thailand

Received 1 August 2012; Revised 29 September 2012; Accepted 30 September 2012

Academic Editor: Aurelio Maggio

Copyright © 2012 A. Tripatara et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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