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Hexokinase deficiency

Hexokinase deficiency (HKD) is an autosomal recessive disease. In 1967, Valentine and others first reported 3 cases, and now 20 patients from 12 unrelated families have been reported, including a 7-year-old boy of Chinese descent.

Symptoms

Histoplasmosis capsulatum

Secondary sideroblastic anemia

Methotrexate related lymphoproliferative diseases

Megaloblastic anemia

Secondary thrombocytosis

Anemia caused by hypothyroidism

Bacteremia

Echinocytosis secondary to severe liver disease

Plasma cell leukemia

Familial polycythemia

Zygomycosis

Progressive pigmented purpura dermatosis

Giant platelet disease

Macroglobulinemia

Giant cell arteritis scleritis

Acute suppurative tenosynovitis

Cervical spinal cord injury

Open neck injury

Accumulated stagnation

Intermittent exotropia

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