Ocular findings in children with homozygous sickle cell disease in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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OBJECTIVE The purpose of the study is to determine the frequency of ocular manifestations in Congolese children with homozygous sickle cell disease. METHODS Sixty-six children with homozygous sickle cell disease were examined for ocular abnormalities between March 1 and August 31, 1998. The ages of children ranged from two to 18 years. Routine ophthalmic… (More)

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