sickle-cell disorder

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sickle cell disease is an unormal  red blood cell that has a curved shape and an abnormal form of hemoglobin. the parents can pass down the disease to their children. the symptoms are delayed muscle-tone pain, malaise etc.

Sickle cell disease is an inherited disorder in which red blood cells are abnormally shaped.

Sickle-cell disease occurs more commonly in people  from parts of tropical  regions where malaria is common.

our genetic disorder is. sickle-cell disease

what the disorder dose. its a genetic blood disorder

the causes of the disorder. mutation

the symptoms associated with the disorder. pain, delayed milestone, jaundice

Is it a dominant, recessive, or sex-linked disorder. recessive

How common is the disorder. affects millions of people worldwide

How is it detected or diagnosed. by a blood test

Is there a cure for the disorder or ways to manage the

symptoms.  yes, hematopoietic stem cell transplant is one way

If a person has the disorder, can they pass it down to their

offspring. yes


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