Hemoglobin C disease is a blood disorder passed down through families. It leads to a type of anemia, which occurs when red blood cells break down earlier than normal.
Clinical hemoglobin C
Causes, incidence, and risk factors
Hemoglobin C is an abnormal type of hemoglobin, the protein in red blood cells that carries oxygen. It is a type of
The disease most often occurs in African Americans. You are more likely to have hemoglobin C disease if someone in your family has had it.