Hemoglobin

Picture of hemoglobin

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

Last Updated: July 8, 2009

Author: Robin Parks, MS

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

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