Sickle Cell Center - Hilo, HI
Hilo Hematologist Doctors for Sickle Cell
Type of Physician: Hematologist
What is a Hematologist?
A subspecialty certification by the Board of Internal Medicine. Hematologists treat diseases of the blood, spleen, and lymph glands such as anemia, clotting disorders, sickle cell disease, hemophilia, leukemia, and lymphoma. They perform special types of transfusions and biopsy the bone marrow for analysis.
Common Name: Blood Doctor
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Sickle Cell Disease (Sickle Cell Anemia)
What is sickle cell anemia?
Sickle cell anemia (sickle cell disease) is a disorder of the blood caused by an inherited abnormal hemoglobin (an oxygen-carrying protein within the red blood cells). The abnormal ...!--*ICCChunk-286*-->
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