sickle-cell disease

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sickle-cell disease

[′sik·əl ¦sel di‚zēz]
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He added that expansion has been achieved in the treatment of diseases that require marrow transplant, especially Pernicious Anemia, Sickle cell anemia and Thalassemia, and many HIV diseases, making the unit very distinguished at the world level in this field, saying that unit does not meet the needs of the Sultanate in this kind of treatment, so the building of a specialized centre is of great importance for patients to get treatment amid their families in the Sultanate.
Naphthalene mothballs can be especially dangerous for those with sickle cell anemia, sickle cell trait, and a common enzyme deficiency called G6PD.
The majority of the ViaCord and CHORI transplants were used to treat siblings for a variety of diseases, including various types of leukemia, Fanconi anemia, sickle cell anemia, and thalassemia, among others.