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Sickle Cell Anemia

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Glossary

Dactylitis- Inflammation of a finger or a toe

Splenic sequestration- Blood retention in spleen

Necrosis- Premature death of cells and tissue

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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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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