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Anemia, Sickle Cell

A disease characterized by chronic hemolytic anemia, episodic painful crises, and pathologic involvement of many organs. It is the clinical expression of homozygosity for hemoglobin S.

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Tree Number(s): C15.378., C15.378.420.155, C16.320.070.150, C16.320.365.155

MeSH Unique ID: D000755

Entry Terms:

  • Anemias, Sickle Cell
  • Sickle Cell Anemias
  • Hemoglobin S Disease
  • Disease, Hemoglobin S
  • Hemoglobin S Diseases
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Cell Disease, Sickle
  • Cell Diseases, Sickle
  • Sickle Cell Diseases
  • Sickle Cell Disorders
  • Cell Disorder, Sickle
  • Cell Disorders, Sickle
  • Sickle Cell Disorder
  • Sickling Disorder Due to Hemoglobin S
  • HbS Disease
  • Sickle Cell Anemia

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