Which clinical history findings suggest glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency?

Updated: Jun 25, 2020
  • Author: Lawrence C Wolfe, MD; Chief Editor: George T Griffing, MD  more...
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The majority of people with G6PD deficiency may remain clinically asymptomatic. However, they can present with exacerbated neonatal jaundice or with episodes of acute hemolytic anemia following exposure to an oxidative agent or with chronic non-spherocytic hemolytic anemia. [4, 16, 28, 29, 30, 26, 31]

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