d Describe the genetic alteration which results in sickle cell anemia The

D describe the genetic alteration which results in

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d) Describe the genetic alteration which results in sickle cell anemia. The genetic alteration that leads to sickle cell anemia is genetic point mutation or missense. This arises when one glutamate amino acid is replaced with a valine amino acid and an atypical type of hemoglobin is formed (Linder & McCance, 2019). e) Draw a Punnett Square which show her father as having a heterozygous genotype for sickle cell and her mother has having a homozygous genotype for sickle cell anemia. X Y X XX XY X XX XY
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4 MODULE 2 CASE STUDY f) What was this patient’s chance of having sickle cell trait? The patient’s chance of having the sickle cell trait is 100%. g) Based on the parent’s genotypes, which one has sickle cell trait and which one has sickle cell anemia? Based on the parent’s genotype, the father has the sickle cell trait and the mother has sickle cell anemia. 5.For what actual or potential complications related to the diagnosis in question 1 does she need to be monitored? You may simply list your answer(s) below using a bullet point format. This does not have to be in a complete sentence.
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  • Fall '15
  • david,mary
  • Mutation, pH, Sickle-cell disease, Bicarbonate

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