Beta Thalassemia by Sylvester

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Beta Thalassemia by Sylvester Definition: Thalassemia is acquired clutters portrayed lessened or truant measures of hemoglobin, the oxygen-conveying protein inside the red platelets.

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Two Basic Groups of Thalassemia Disorder Alpha Thalassemia Beta Thalassemia: A man with this issue has two transformed qualities

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There are 3 sorts of Beta Thalassemia Minor Thalassemia Intermediate . Thalassemia Major or Cooley's Anemia

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Thalassemias For the situation of beta thalassemias, as opposed to alpha -thalassemias, the most often experienced atomic variations from the norm are point transformations and short inclusions or cancellations constrained to a couple of nucleotides chain integrated chain is still incorporated. The amount of globin chain, which is made, fluctuates generally starting with one sub-atomic imperfection then onto the next, this chain might be basically ordinary or unusual · In beta 0 thalassemias , the quality can't encode for any utilitarian mRNA and along these lines there is no beta chain integrate Two circumstances have plainly to be recognized: · In beta + thalassemias , the transformed quality encodes for a little measure of typical mRNA and, accordingly, a low measure of

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Beta Thalasemia It is brought on by an adjustment in the quality for the beta globin part of hemoglobin It can bring about factor sickliness that can run from direct to serious. Beta thalassemia characteristic is seen most normally in individuals with the accompanying lineage: Mediterranean (counting North African, and especially Italian and Greek), Middle Eastern, Indian, African, Chinese, and Southeast Asian (counting Vietnamese, Laotian, Thai, Singaporean, Filipino, Cambodian, Malaysian, Burmese, and Indonesian

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Symptoms of Beta Thalassemia It is portray by extreme weakness that can start months after birth Paleness Delays in development and improvement Bone marrow extension. Untreated Beta Thalassemia major can prompt to kid demise because of heart disappointment.

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Alpha and Beta Thalassemias The thalassemias are, in this manner, considered quantitative hemoglobin maladies . Since a wide range of thalassemia are brought on by changes in either the alpha-or beta - globin quality. These progressions cause practically zero globin to be delivered.

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Treatment of Beta Thalassemia Regular blood transfusion forestalls extreme sickliness and takes into consideration more typical development and improvement There are different solutions that objective the generation of red platelets (i.e. erythropoeitin)

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References First Known Heart Attack Associated With Beta - thalassemia Major Reported." Heart Disease Weekly February 22, 2004: 10. Bowden, Vicky R., Susan B. Dickey, and Cindy Smith Greenberg. Youngsters and Their Families: The continuum of care . Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders Company, 1998. "Thalassemias." In Principles and Practice of Medical Genetics , Volume 2, altered by Alan E.H. Emery, MD, PhD, and David L. Rimoin, MD, PhD. New York: Churchill Livingstone, 1983. Thompson, M.W., R. R. McInnus, and H. F. Willard. Thompson and Thompson Genetics in Medicine , Fifth Edition. Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders Company, 1991. Olivieri, N. F. "The Beta Thalassemias." The New England Journal of Medicine 341 (1999): 99-109.