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Understanding Sickle Cell Anaemia Treatments in 2020

Despite the preventive measures, people with SCA can fall seriously ill. It is important to note that illness can start from age 4-6 months when levels of the natural foetal haemoglobin, which preven

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Chance of SS genotype with AS parents?

A common question is: “what’s the chance of SS genotype with SS parents”? We break down the chances of having children with Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) when both parents are carriers o

Parents with AS genotype may have any number of children with a sickle cell genotype.

Should People with AS Genotype Marry?

Making a decision about a relationship and having children for a couple with AS genotype is important considering there is 25% risk of having a child with Sickle Cell disease in every pregnancy. What

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Managing Sickle Cell Crises

By Dr John Afam-Osemene People with Sickle Cell Disease have many health problems — some of the commonest are the ‘Sickle Cell Crises’. The term describes different changes in the body causi


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