Multiorgan dysfunction syndrome in sickle cell disease.

@article{Hiran2005MultiorganDS,
  title={Multiorgan dysfunction syndrome in sickle cell disease.},
  author={Sujata Hiran},
  journal={The Journal of the Association of Physicians of India},
  year={2005},
  volume={53},
  pages={19-22}
}
  • Sujata Hiran
  • Published 2005 in
    The Journal of the Association of Physicians of…
OBJECTIVE Concurrent failure of multiple organs in patients of sickle cell disease (SCD) has rarely been reported. The main objective of this study was to highlight the multiorgan dysfunction (MODS) that occurs in some patients during sickle cell crisis. METHODS Ten episodes of multiorgan failure were identified with sickle cell disease and defining criteria of organ failure of two or more organs that is lung, liver, or renal were established according to Acute Physiological and Chronic… CONTINUE READING

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