Sickle-cell-anemia synonyms

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(Pathology, UK) A severe hereditary form of anaemia, mainly affecting people of African origin, in which mutated haemoglobin distorts red blood cells into a crescent shape, causing the cells to become stuck in capillaries. Downstream tissues are thus deprived of oxygen causing ischaemia and infarction.
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a congenital form of anemia occurring mostly in blacks; characterized by abnormal blood cells having a crescent shape
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a congenital form of anemia occurring mostly in blacks; characterized by abnormal blood cells having a crescent shape
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a congenital form of anemia occurring mostly in blacks; characterized by abnormal blood cells having a crescent shape
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a congenital form of anemia occurring mostly in blacks; characterized by abnormal blood cells having a crescent shape
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Find another word for sickle-cell-anemia. In this page you can discover 6 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for sickle-cell-anemia, like: sickle-cell-disease, sickle-cell-anaemia, crescent-cell anemia, crescent-cell anaemia, drepanocytic anemia and drepanocytic anaemia.