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Unformatted text preview: Sickle Cell Anemia is a genetic disease that affects all kinds of people S and can start before a person is even born. This paper will talk about a symptoms of Sickle Cell Anemia, the people affected, the cause of the s disease, how the disease is diagnosed, and cured. d Symptoms of Sickle Cell Anemia are pale skin, short of breath, easily S tired, and whites of eyes turn yellow. t Ethnic or special groups affected with Sickle Cell Anemia are mostly E blacks, and Hispanics of Caribbean ancestry. The disease also affects some b people of Arabian, Greek, Maltese, Sicilian, Sardinian, Turkish, and p Southern Asian ancestry. S How transmitted type of gene or chromosomes that causes the disease. H Sickle Cell Anemia is a sex linked gene. One way somebody could get this S disease is if both parents are a carrier for Sickle Cell Anemia. There is one in d four chance that a baby will have the disease. f How the disease is diagnosed. Doctors are able to diagnose the Sickle H Cell Anemia disease by looking at symptoms that cause the disease, also by...
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This note was uploaded on 05/21/2011 for the course ACCT 101 taught by Professor All during the Spring '11 term at Kaplan University.
- Spring '11