ERIC Number: EJ244835
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981
The Student with Sickle Cell Anemia.
Tetrault, Sylvia M.
Today's Education, v70 n2 p52-57 Apr-May 1981
Sickle cell anemia is the most common and severe of inherited chronic blood disorders. In the United States, sickle cell anemia is most common among the Black population. Among the most commonly occurring symptoms are: an enlarged spleen, episodes of severe pain, easily contracted infections, skin ulcers, and frequent urination. (JN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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