Sickle Cell Disease (Sickle Cell Anemia) Center

Sickle cell anemia (sickle cell disease), a blood disease which shortens life expectancy, is cause by an inherited abnormal hemoglobin. Symptoms may include:

Treatment for sickle cell anemia aims to manage and prevent the worst manifestations of the disease and focuses on therapies that block red blood cells from stacking together, which can lead to tissue and organ damage and pain. Read more: Sickle Cell Disease (Sickle Cell Anemia) Article

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Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 9/7/2016

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