Indian Journal of Pathology and Microbiology
Home About us Instructions Submission Subscribe Advertise Contact e-Alerts Ahead Of Print Login 
Users Online: 634
Print this page  Email this page Bookmark this page Small font sizeDefault font sizeIncrease font size
  The Journal 
  Site Statistics 
  My Preferences 
  Online Submission 
  Editorial Board 
 Back To Article

  Reader Comments

Year : 2015 | Volume:  58 | Issue Number:  1


A rare case of double heterozygous state for HbD and HbE

Gupta Sanjeev Kumar, Dass Jasmita, Saxena Renu

Add Your Comments
1 MK Baruah, 2/18/2015 10:29:54 PM
The authors have mentioned only 2 other published reports of HbED. They have however failed to mention and quote our article "Pattern of hemoglobinopathies and thalassemias in upper Assam region of North Eastern India: High performance liquid chromatography studies in 9000 patients" Indian J Pathol Microbiol. 2014 Apr-Jun;57(2):236-43 in which 2 patients of HbED were encountered among the 9000 patients.
2 Sanjeev Gupta, 2/19/2015 2:47:14 AM
We congratulate Baruah et al for the documentation of hemoglobinopathies in Assam which got published in the second quarter of 2014. However, our manuscript has been in the submission process since January, last year (initially as images) and thus only mentions the related published reports till then.

P.S.: We were also a little disheartened to see that our widely quoted article ,"Spectrum of haemoglobinopathies diagnosed by cation exchange-HPLC & modulating effects of nutritional deficiency anaemias from north India" Indian J Med Res. 2010 Nov; 132(5): 513519 could not find a place in your final reference list. But never mind as they say , " Bade bade deshon mein......:"