Charles T. Quinn

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Sickle cell disease

OVERVIEW: What every practitioner needs to know Are you sure your patient has sickle cell disease? What are the typical findings for this disease? Sickle cell disease (SCD) is the name for a group of related blood disorders caused by an abnormal hemoglobin (Hb) called sickle Hb (Hb S). Although SCD is primarily a blood…

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