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Testing


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Definition

Characteristics of Testing
Characteristics

Diagnosis/Testing
Diagnosis

Management/Surveillance
Management

Mode of inheritance
Mode of inheritance

Risk to family members
Risk to family members

Special considerations
Considerations

Resources
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Sickle Cell Disease
Genetics Home Reference: Sickle cell disease
Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, Inc.
American Sickle Cell Anemia Association
About Sickle Cell Disease

References
Bartolucci, P. et al. (2012).Bartolucci, P. et al. (2012). “Clinical management of adult sickle-cell disease.” Current Opinion in Hematology 19(3): 149-55.
Bender MA, Hobbs W. (Updated 17 May 2012). Sickle Cell Disease. In: GeneReviews at GeneTests Medical Genetics Information Resource (database online). Copyright, University of Washington, Seattle. 1997-2013. Available at http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK1377/. Accessed [01/11/2013].
Driscoll, C. (2007).Sickle Cell Disease.” Pediatrics in Review 28(7): 259-268.
Section on Hematology/Oncology and Committee on Genetics. (2002).Health Supervision for Children with Sickle Cell Disease.” Pediatrics 109:526-535.

Created:9/22/15

Updated:9/22/15

Created by:Aditi

Edited by:Aditi



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