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Medical Term:

hemoglobin Portland

 

Definition: a form of embryonic hemoglobin containing the ? chains of hemoglobin Gower-1 and the ? chains of Hb F, thus having the formula ?2?2; essentially disappears by the third month of pregnancy.

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