A systematic review of the literature for severity predictors in children with sickle cell anemia.

Abstract

All patients with HbSS (SCA) share the same genetic mutation but the clinical phenotype is variable and difficult to predict early in life. A reliable severity predictor would be invaluable toward directing therapeutic decisions in those patients at highest risk of SCA complications. A search of PubMed, Cochrane Clinical Trials Register, and Scopus was… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.bcmd.2017.01.014

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@article{Meier2017ASR, title={A systematic review of the literature for severity predictors in children with sickle cell anemia.}, author={Emily Riehm Meier and Ross M. Fasano and Paul R Levett}, journal={Blood cells, molecules & diseases}, year={2017}, volume={65}, pages={86-94} }