Sickle cell anemia

Scope Notes: Inherited condition caused by abnormal, sickle shaped blood cells
Broader Term:
Use For:
ICF I:
  • b4 FUNCTIONS OF THE CARDIOVASCULAR, HAEMATOLOGICAL, IMMUNOLOGICAL AND RESPIRATORY SYSTEMS
ICF III:
  • b430 Haematological system functions
ICF IV:
  • b4301 Oxygen-carrying functions of the blood
  • b4303 Clotting functions
Changes:
20-Oct-94 Changed Blacks to AFRICAN AMERICANS
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