Find out all about sickle cell disease.
Here are some practical ideas.
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Read the basics about genes and genetics. Learn about a related condition called sickle cell trait.
Note: All information is for educational purposes only. For specific medical advice,
diagnoses, and treatment, consult your doctor.
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