Immuno-Haematological Characteristics of Nigerian Sickle Cell Disease Patients in Asymptomatic Steady State

@inproceedings{2009ImmunoHaematologicalCO,
  title={Immuno-Haematological Characteristics of Nigerian Sickle Cell Disease Patients in Asymptomatic Steady State},
  author={},
  year={2009}
}
  • Published 2009
Aim: The aim of this study is to investigate some immuno-haematological characteristics of Nigerian sickle cell disease (SCD) patients in asymptomatic steady state. Material and Methods: Thirty asymptomatic SCD patients and 30 apparently healthy ageand sex-matched non-sickle cell disease individuals were investigated. The packed cell volume, white blood cells and differentials, and platelet counts were done on automated blood cells counter, while the ESR was determined by Westergren’s technique… CONTINUE READING