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Anemia, Sickle Cell

Known as: Cell Diseases, Sickle, Cell Disorders, Sickle, Hemoglobin SS Disease 
An inherited disease in which the red blood cells have an abnormal crescent shape, block small blood vessels, and do not last as long as normal red… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
The aim of this updated guideline is to provide comprehensive and timely evidence-based recommendations on the prevention of… Expand
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
It has recently been demonstrated that mouse and human fibroblasts can be reprogrammed into an embryonic stem cell–like state by… Expand
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Preface 7. Microbiological tests 7.1 Microbiology practice and quality assurance in district laboratories 7.2 Features and… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Blood transfusions prevent recurrent stroke in children with sickle cell anemia, but the value of transfusions in… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Cerebrovascular accident (CVA) is a major complication of sickle cell disease. The incidence and mortality of and risk factors… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND In a previous open-label study of hydroxyurea therapy, the synthesis of fetal hemoglobin increased in most patients… Expand
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND Information on life expectancy and risk factors for early death among patients with sickle cell disease (sickle cell… Expand
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
BACKGROUND AND METHODS Acute episodes of pain are the principal symptom of sickle cell disease, but little is known about the… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Children with sickle cell anemia have an increased susceptibility to bacterial infections, especially to those caused by… Expand
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Two new methods were used to establish a rapid and highly sensitive prenatal diagnostic test for sickle cell anemia. The first… Expand