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Cooley's anemia

noun
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; named after Thomas Benton Cooley (1871-1945), U.S. pediatrician, who reported incidences of the disease
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Cooley's anemia in Medicine

Cooley's anemia Coo·ley's anemia (kōō'lēz)
n.
See thalassemia major.

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