Sickle Cell Trait

Known as: sickle and cell trait, drepanocytosis, cell sickle trait 
An individual who is heterozygous for the mutation that causes sickle cell anemia.
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1945-2018
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2011
2011
Renal Medullary Carcinoma (RMC) is an aggressive malignancy that affects young black individuals with sickle cell trait. No… (More)
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2009
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2009
The course of malaria does not only depend on the virulence of the parasite Plasmodium but also on properties of host… (More)
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2007
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2007
People with sickle cell disease have a chronically activated coagulation system and display hemostatic perturbations, but it is… (More)
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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND The gene for sickle hemoglobin (HbS) is a prime example of natural selection. It is generally believed that its… (More)
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2005
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2005
BACKGROUND Malaria resistance by the sickle cell trait (genotype HbAS) has served as the prime example of genetic selection for… (More)
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2005
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2005
The hemoglobinopathies, disorders of hemoglobin structure and production, protect against death from malaria. In sub-Saharan… (More)
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2004
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2004
High frequency of erythrocyte (red blood cell [RBC]) genetic disorders such as sickle cell trait, thalassemia trait, homozygous… (More)
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1997
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1997
BACKGROUND The vascular wall participates in the pathogenesis of sickle cell disease. To determine whether the endothelium is… (More)
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1987
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1987
Case reports of sudden death during exertion have not established an association between the sickle-cell trait (hemoglobin AS… (More)
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1954
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1954
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