Sickle Cell Disease Program | Conditions and Treatments


Jaundice is a condition that makes a baby’s skin and the white part of his eyes look yellow. Jaundice occurs when there is a buildup of a brownish yellow substance called bilirubin in a baby’s blood....

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Pediatric Anemia

Anemia is a common blood disorder that occurs when the body doesn't have enough red blood cells. Red blood cells carry oxygen throughout the body using a protein called hemoglobin. If there aren't...

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Sickle Cell Disease

Sickle cell disease is an inherited blood disorder in which red blood cells can become stiff, sticky and often shaped like the letter C. Normal red blood cells are smooth and flexible, like the letter...

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