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Hemoglobin

Hemoglobin

Hemoglobin

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Hemoglobin is the substance in red blood cells that carries oxygen.

By Healthwise Staff
Primary Medical Reviewer E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
Specialist Medical Reviewer Brian Leber, MDCM, FRCPC - Hematology
Last Revised June 21, 2013

Last Revised: June 21, 2013

Author: Healthwise Staff

Medical Review: E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine & Brian Leber, MDCM, FRCPC - Hematology

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