Sickle cell disease

A blood disorder characterized by the appearance of sickle-shaped red blood cells and anemia.

Disease Alternative Name

sickling disorder due to hemoglobin s
sickle-cell disorders
sickle cell anemia
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GENERAL DATA: 27 year old female, single, saleslady CHIEF COMPLAINT: Recurrent yellowish discoloration of the eyes HISTORY OF PRESENT ILLNESS: Present condition started 10 years PTC as she presented with recurrent abdominal swelling, stu...See More

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Hereditary spherocytosis. People with this condition typically experience a shortage of red blood cells (anemia ), yellowing of the eyes and skin (jaundice), and an enlarged spleen.


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In which of the following conditions splenectomy is not useful A Hereditary spherocytosis B Porphyria C Thalassemia D Sickle cell disease with large Spleen

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B is the correct answer


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