Serum aminotransferase activities in sickle cell children during crises.

@article{Osifo1984SerumAA,
  title={Serum aminotransferase activities in sickle cell children during crises.},
  author={B O Osifo and A A Adeyokunnu},
  journal={Acta tropica},
  year={1984},
  volume={41 2},
  pages={173-9}
}
A total of 78 children with diagnosis of sickle cell disease (HbSS) aged 1-12 years were involved in this study; while 60 normal children (HbAA) of the same age range served as controls. Serum levels of alanine aminotransferase (EC 2.6.1.2), aspartate aminotransferase (EC 2.6.1.1), total protein and albumin were assayed in all the sickle cell children both… CONTINUE READING