Sickle Cell Anemia

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Dactylitis- Inflammation of a finger or a toe

Splenic sequestration- Blood retention in spleen

Necrosis- Premature death of cells and tissue
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Anemia- Low RBCs or hemoglobin

Hemolysis- Breaking of RBC membrane

Autosomal- Associated with chromosomes other than the sex chromosomes, X and Y

Pulmonary arterial hypertension- Blood pressure in the lungs

Chorionic villi sampling- Prenatal diagnostic tool Chorionic villi

Amniocentesis- A prenatal diagnostic procedure whereby amniotic fluid is drawn for study from a pregnant woman
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Manyanoha Sunday, June 28, 2015

Dr Asenso and Health Talk Ltd in Kumasi Ghana has waged a war on Sickle Cell Disease and Malaria in their wellness center which is yielding tremendous results. The natural programs that we have at Health Talk Ltd complete cure these killer diseases.

saisrika Sunday, January 27, 2013

but how to save of patient why i am asking you my doctor name of sai srika age of 10 months she blood report is sickle cell 67.7%

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