Haemoglobin vs Haemoglobinopathy - What's the difference?

haemoglobin | haemoglobinopathy |


As nouns the difference between haemoglobin and haemoglobinopathy

is that haemoglobin is (protein) while haemoglobinopathy is (medicine) any of a group of inherited disorders in which haemoglobin does not function properly.

haemoglobin

Noun

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  • (protein)
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    haemoglobinopathy

    English

    Alternative forms

    *hemoglobinopathy

    Noun

    (hemoglobinopathy) (haemoglobinopathies)
  • (medicine) Any of a group of inherited disorders in which haemoglobin does not function properly