Saturday, April 30, 2005

G6PD

Question: Drug sensitivity hemolytic anemia (i.e., primaquine, choloroquine, sulfonamides, nitrofurantoins)

Answer: Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency -- X-linked; common in African and Mediterranean populations

(asked to myself - sadly, on a sunny saturday morning)

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1 Comments:

Blogger fred burgess! said...

hot damn, carl. if it's going to be one of those type of parties, i'm going to stick my dick in the mashed potatoes.

7:56 AM  

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