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Descriptor English:   Anemia, Sickle Cell 
Descriptor Spanish:   Anemia de CÚlulas Falciformes 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Anemia Falciforme 
Synonyms English:   Anemias, Sickle Cell
Cell Disease, Sickle
Cell Diseases, Sickle
Cell Disorder, Sickle
Cell Disorders, Sickle
Disease, Hemoglobin S
HbS Disease
Hemoglobin S Disease
Hemoglobin S Diseases
Sickle Cell Anemia
Sickle Cell Anemias
Sickle Cell Disease
Sickle Cell Diseases
Sickle Cell Disorder
Sickle Cell Disorders
Sickling Disorder Due to Hemoglobin S  
Tree Number:   C15.378.
Definition English:   A disease characterized by chronic hemolytic anemia, episodic painful crises, and pathologic involvement of many organs. It is the clinical expression of homozygosity for hemoglobin S. 
Indexing Annotation English:   PL 92-294: Natl Sickle Cell Anemia Control Act; sickle cell dis goes here unless specifically HEMOGLOBIN SC DISEASE or HEMOGLOBIN C DISEASE or SICKLE CELL TRAIT or THALASSEMIA; /drug ther: consider also ANTISICKLING AGENTS
See Related English:   Antisickling Agents
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications DI diagnosis
DG diagnostic imaging DH diet therapy
DT drug therapy EC economics
EM embryology EN enzymology
EP epidemiology EH ethnology
ET etiology GE genetics
HI history IM immunology
ME metabolism MI microbiology
MO mortality NU nursing
PS parasitology PA pathology
PP physiopathology PC prevention & control
PX psychology RT radiotherapy
RH rehabilitation SU surgery
TH therapy UR urine
VE veterinary VI virology
Record Number:   768 
Unique Identifier:   D000755 

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