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An autosomal dominant disorder of red cell membrane permeability characterized by cold-induced changes in cell volume, resulting in cold-sensitive stomatocytosis, and increased erythrocyte osmotic fragility and autohemolysis at 4 degrees Celsius. Patients present with mild to moderate hemolytic anemia, splenomegaly, fatigue, and pseudohyperkalemia due to a potassium leak from the erythrocytes.




Stomatocytosis, cold-sensitive


Hereditary hemolytic anemia


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